A Clinical Guide to Dental Traumatology


  • Louis Berman, DDS, FACD , Clinical Associate Professor Department of Endodontics School of Dentistry University of Maryland Baltimore, MD Faculty, Albert Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia, PA Private Practice, Annapolis Endodontics Annapolis, MD Diplomate, American Board of Endodontics
  • Lucia Blanco, Endodontist, DDS, Adjunct Clinical Professor, Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University John F. Kennedy, Argentina; President, Committee of Dental Trauma for the Argentine Society of Medicine and Trauma Surgery
  • Stephen Cohen, MA, DDS, FICD, FACD, Clinical Professor (Adjunct), Department of Endodontics, The Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry; University of the Pacific, San Francisco, CA; Clinical Professor of Endodontics, Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA; Consultant, Endodontic Postgraduate Program, Riyadh Colleges of Dentistry and Pharmacology, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Diplomate, American Board of Endodontics

This practical, highly illustrated book describes the treatment and management of commonly encountered traumatic injuries to the teeth. It relates these types of trauma to crown fractures, root fractures, luxation injuries, and exarticulations. A step-by-step reference, this book also discusses complications that may involve surrounding soft and hard tissues, plus those that may arise in managing medically compromised patients.
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Book information

  • Published: September 2006
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-04039-6

Table of Contents

1. Introduction and Epidemiology — Louis H. Berman, Lucia Blanco, Stephen Cohen
2. Patient Assessment — Zvi Fuss, Shaul Lin, Igor Tsesis
3. Crown Fractures: A practical approach for the clinician — Anna B. Fuks, Joe Camp
4. Intra-Alveolar Root Fractures — Louis H. Berman
5. Luxations — Asgeir Sigurdsson, Cecilia Bourguignon
6. Avulsions — Asgeir Sigurdsson, Cecilia Bourguignon
7. Alveolar Fractures — Radhika Chigurupati, Kenneth Dawson
8. Soft Tissue Injuries and Management — Lucia Blanco, Stephen Cohen
9. The Law and Dental Trauma — Arthur Curley
10. The Psychological Impact of Dental Injuries — Hal Lipton
11. Orofacial Trauma Prevention — Ray Padilla