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Handbook of Pediatric Dentistry

Suitable for students and practitioners alike, the Handbook of Paediatric Dentistry is a concise, practical and highly illustrated guide to the day-to-day management of child dental patients.

Audience

Undergraduate dental and oral health students and general dental practitioners

Paperback, 562 Pages

Published: August 2013

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-7234-3695-9

Contents

  • 1. The philosophy of pediatric dentistry

    2. Child development and behaviour management

    3. Pharmacological behaviour management

    4. Dental caries

    5. Fluoride and dental health

    6. Restorative pediatric dentistry

    7. Pulp therapy for primary and immature permanent teeth

    8. Clinical and surgical techniques

    9. Trauma management

    10. Pediatric oral medicine, oral pathology and radiology

    11. Dental anomalities

    12. Medically compromised children

    13. Children with special needs

    14. Orthodontic diagnosis and treatment in the mixed dentition

    15. Management of cleft lip and palate

    16. Speech, language and swallowing

    Appendix A Blood and serum testing and investigations

    Appendix B Fluid and electrolyte balance

    Appendix C Management of anaphylaxis

    Appendix D Management of acute asthma

    Appendix E Antibiotic prophylaxis protocols for the prevention of infective endocarditis

    Appendix F Somatic growth and maturity

    Appendix G Growth charts

    Appendix H Glasgow coma scale

    Appendix I Common drugs usage in pediatric dentistry

    Appendix J Eruption dates of teeth

    Appendix K Construction of family pedigree

    Appendix L Calculating fluoride values for dental products

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