Mosby's Textbook of Dental Nursing

  • Margaret Seward
  • By

    • Mary Miller, MA(Ed), General Manager, EDH Education Centre, Eastman Dental Nursing, Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy, Eastman Dental Hospital, London, UK
    • Mary Miller, MA(Ed), General Manager, EDH Education Centre, Eastman Dental Nursing, Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy, Eastman Dental Hospital, London, UK
    • Crispian Scully, CBE, MD, PhD, MDS, MRCS, FDSRCS, FDSRCPS, FFDRCSI, FDSRCSE, FRCPath, FMedSci, FHEA, FUCL, FBS, DSc, DChD, DMed (HC), Dr HC , Emeritus Professor, University College London, UK; Visiting Professor at Universities of Athens, BPP, Edinburgh, Granada and Helsinki
    • Crispian Scully, CBE, MD, PhD, MDS, MRCS, FDSRCS, FDSRCPS, FFDRCSI, FDSRCSE, FRCPath, FMedSci, FHEA, FUCL, FBS, DSc, DChD, DMed (HC), Dr HC , Emeritus Professor, University College London, UK; Visiting Professor at Universities of Athens, BPP, Edinburgh, Granada and Helsinki

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    Mosby’s Textbook of Dental Nursing is a brand new comprehensive learning resource which contains everything a dental nurse needs to know to perform safely and effectively in the clinical environment. Prepared by leading authorities in the field, this book is ideal for candidates sitting the National Diploma in Dental Nursing or City and Guilds qualifications in Dental Nursing, as well as serving as a ready reference for fully qualified dental nurses and therapists in the hospital, community or general practice setting.

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    Audience

    Dental nurses qualifying via the National Diploma in Dental Nursing, City and Guilds Level 3 NVQ in Dental Nursing or City and Guilds Level 3 Award in Dental Nursing (VRQ)

 

Book information

  • Published: April 2011
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-7234-3705-5


Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1: Health and Safety, Occupational Hazards and Infection Control in the Dental Workplace

1.1: Health and Safety and Occupational Hazards in the Dental Workplace

1.2: Infection Control in the Dental Workplace

CHAPTER 2: Medical Emergencies and First Aid in the Dental Surgery

CHAPTER 3: Law and Ethics

3.1: Regulation of Dental Nursing in the UK, Scope of Practice, Training and Qualifications

3.2: Dental Nursing and Principles of Ethical Practice

CHAPTER 4: Anatomy and Physiology

4.1: General Anatomy and Physiology

4.2: Dental Anatomy and Physiology

CHAPTER 5: Oral Disease

CHAPTER 6: Patient Care and Special Groups

6.1: Patient Care: Diagnosis and Management

6.2: Special Groups and Minority Issues

CHAPTER 7: Oral Health Needs and Treatment Planning Appointments

CHAPTER 8: Oral Health Promotion

CHAPTER 9: Restorative Procedures and Materials

CHAPTER 10: Surgical Procedures

CHAPTER 11: Correction of Malocclusion: Orthodontics

CHAPTER 12: Dental Drugs, Materials, Instruments and Equipment

CHAPTER 13: Pain and Anxiety Control

CHAPTER 14: Dental Imaging

CHAPTER 15: Communication

CHAPTER 16: Dental Emergencies

CHAPTER 17: Human Diseases and Health Promotion

17.1: Common Human Diseases

17.2: General Health Promotion