Handbook of Local AnesthesiaBy
- Stanley Malamed, DDS, Professor and Chair, Section of Anesthesia and Medicine, University of Southern California School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA
A practical, "how-to" guide to safe anesthesia practices in dentistry, Handbook of Local Anesthesia, 6th Edition covers all the latest advances in science, instrumentation, and pain control techniques. From basic concepts to specific injection techniques, from dosage charts to the proper care and handling of equipment, this book provides in-depth, full-color coverage of key anesthesia topics, including specific hazards and errors in technique that may result in complications. Written by Dr. Stanley Malamed, dentistry's leading expert on this subject, Handbook of Local Anesthesia is a valuable reference that will help you prevent, recognize, and manage complications of local anesthesia administration.
Paperback, 432 Pages
Published: March 2012
"This sixth edition of
Handbook of Local Anesthesiais targeted mainly towards dentists, oral hygienists, and dental students and not only covers the topic in great detail, but also highlights and discusses the latest advances in techniques...We found the book to well written and the accompanying full-size colour photographs and abundance of diagrams and tables make the text easy to understand...This new edition of Handbook of Local Anesthesiais well written and reasonably priced, and should prove a welcome update to th collection for dental students and practitioners."British Journal of Anaesthesia, March 2013
- Part I: Drugs1. Neurophysiology2. Pharmacology of Local Anesthetics3. Pharmacology of Vasoconstrictors4. Clinical Action of Specific Agents Part 2: The Armamentarium 5. The Syringe6. The Needle7. The Cartridge8. Additional Armamentarium9. Preparation of the Armamentarium Part 3: Techniques of Regional Anesthesia in Dentistry 10. Physical and Psychological Evaluation11. Basic Injection Technique12. Anatomical Considerations13. Techniques of Maxillary Anesthesia14. Techniques of Mandibular Anesthesia15. Supplemental Injection Techniques16. Local Anesthetic Considerations in Dental Specialties Part 4: Complications, Legal Considerations, Questions, and Future Trends 17. Local Complications18. Systemic Complications19. Legal Considerations20. Future Trends in Pain Control21. Questions