Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Secrets

By

  • A. Abubaker, DMD, PhD, Professor, and S. Elmer Bear Chair Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery VCU School of Dentistry and VCU Medical Center Richmond, VA
  • Kenneth Benson, DDS, Private Practice, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Apex, NC, Staff Surgeon and Clinical Instructor, Department of Otolaryngology, Wake Medical Center, Raleigh, NC
  • A. Abubaker, DMD, PhD, Professor, and S. Elmer Bear Chair Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery VCU School of Dentistry and VCU Medical Center Richmond, VA
  • Kenneth Benson, DDS, Private Practice, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Apex, NC, Staff Surgeon and Clinical Instructor, Department of Otolaryngology, Wake Medical Center, Raleigh, NC

Written in the question-and-answer style of the successful The Secrets Series®, the latest edition of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Secrets presents all of the most current clinical aspects of oral and maxillofacial surgery, including maxillofacial trauma, diagnosis of salivary gland disease, cysts and tumors, postoperative care, cleft lip and palate, oral and maxillofacial reconstruction, laser surgery, facial alloplastic implants, sleep apnea, and much, much more. The new edition has been completely updated by a diverse and distinguished group of contributors, and reflects recent advances in the field.
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Audience

Oral and maxillofacial surgeons, dentists, dental students

 

Book information

  • Published: February 2007
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-1-56053-615-4


Table of Contents

I. PATIENT EVALUATION

1. History and Physical Examination

2. ECG Interpretation

3. Laboratory Tests

4. Diagnostic Imaging for the Oral and Maxillofacial Regions

II. ANESTHESIA

5. Local Anesthetics

6. Intravenous Sedation and Anesthetic Agents

7. Inhalational Anesthesia

III. POSTOPERATIVE CARE

8. Fluid and Electrolyte Management

9. Nutritional Support

10. Postoperative Complications

IV. MANAGEMENT OF MEDICAL EMERGENCIES

11. Basic Life Support

12. Advanced Cardiac Life Support

13. Advanced Trauma Life Support

14. Cricothyrotomy and Tracheostomy

15. Malignant Hyperthermia

V. MANAGEMENT CONSIDERATIONS IN THE MEDICALLY COMPROMISED PATIENT

16. Management of Surgical Patients with Cardiovascular Diseases

17. Respiratory Disorders

18. Hematology

19. Liver Diseases

20. Renal Diseases

21. Endocrine Diseases

22. Management of the Diabetic Patient

23. The Immunocompromised Surgical Patient

24. Management Considerations in the Joint Replacement Patient

VI. MANAGEMENT OF THE ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY PATIENT

25. Applied Orofacial Anatomy

26. Dentoalveolar Surgery

27. Diagnosis and Management of Trigeminal Nerve Injury

28. Maxillofacial Trauma

29. Odontogenic Infections

30. Temporomandibular Joint Anatomy, Pathophysiology, and Surgical Treatment

31. Temporomandibular Disorders and Facial Pain: Biochemical and Biomechanical Basis

32. Diagnosis and Management of Dentofacial Abnormalities

33. Cleft Lip and Palate

34. Diagnosis of Salivary Gland Disease

35. Oral and Maxillofacial Cysts and Tumors

36. Neoplasms of the Oral Cavity

37. Lasers in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

38. Management of the Patient Irradiated for Head or Neck Cancer

39. Oral and Maxillofacial Reconstruction

40. Facial Aesthetic Surgery

41. Dental Implants

42. Preprosthetic Surgery

43. Sleep Apnea and Snoring

44. Facial Alloplastic Implants: Biomaterials and Surgical Implementation