Phillips

Phillips' Science of Dental Materials

Learn the most up-to-date information on materials used in the dental office and laboratory today. Emphasizing practical, clinical use, as well as the physical, chemical, and biological properties of materials, this leading reference helps you stay current in this very important area of dentistry. This new full-color edition also features an extensive collection of new clinical photographs to better illustrate the topics and concepts discussed in each chapter.

Book,

Published: September 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-4814-3

Contents

  • Part I: General Classes and Properties of Dental Materials

    1. Overview of Preventive and Restorative Materials

    2. Atomic and Molecular Structure of Materials

    3. Chemical and Physical Properties of Solids

    4. Mechanical Properties of Solids

    5. Cast Metal, Electrodeposited Metal, and Metallurgical Principles

    6. Dental Polymers

    7. Biocompatibility

    Part II: Auxiliary Dental Materials

    8. Impression Materials

    9. Gypsum Products

    10. Dental Waxes, Metal Casting Investments, and Casting Procedures

    11. Finishing and Polishing Materials

    Part III: Direct Restorative Materials

    12. Bonding and Bonding agents

    13. Restorative Resins and Cements

    14. Dental Cements

    15. Dental Amalgam

    Part IV: Indirect Restorative Materials

    16. Dental Casting and Soldering Alloys

    17. Wrought Alloys

    18. Dental Ceramics

    19. Denture Base Resins

    20. Dental Implants

    21. Emerging technologies NEW!

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