Key Features

  • Comprehensive coverage of oral histology and embryology, dental anatomy, and head and neck anatomy – makes this a single source for oral anatomy.
  • More than 800 detailed anatomical illustrations support the material, including labeled line drawings, radiographs, and clinical photographs.
  • Text/Workbook format includes a perforated workbook section with chapter-by-chapter questions.
  • Removable flashcards feature an image of a tooth on one side and that tooth’s identifying/important information on the other side, providing an easy and effective study tool.
  • A logical organization puts the most foundational information first, starting with dental anatomy and followed by oral histology and embryology, and then head and neck anatomy.

Table of Contents

UNIT I: INTRODUCTION
1. Oral Cavity

Unit I Test
Unit I Suggested Readings

UNIT II:  DENTAL ANATOMY
2. The Tooth Functions
3. Fundamental and Preventative Curvatures
4. Dentition
5. Development, Form, and Eruption
6. Occlusion
7. Dental Anomalies
8. Supporting Structures
9. Clinical Considerations
10. Tooth Identification
11. Root Morphology
12. Incisors
13. Canines
14. Premolars 
15. Molars
16. Deciduous Dentition

Unit II Test
Unit II Suggested Readings

UNIT III: ORAL HISTOLOGY AND EMBRYOLOGY
17. Basic Tissues
18. Development of Orofacial Complex
19. Dental Lamina and Enamel Organ
20. Enamel, Dentin, and Pulp
21. Root Formation and Attachment Apparatus
22. Eruption and Shedding of Teeth
23. Oral Mucous Membrane
24. The Tongue
25. Salivary Glands

Unit III Test
Unit III Suggested Readings

UNIT IV : HEAD AND NECK ANATOMY
26. Osteology of the Skull
27. Nose, Nasal Cavity, and Paranasal Sinuses
28. Muscles of Mastication, Hyoid Muscles, and Sternocleidomastoid and Trapezius Muscles
29. Temporomandibular Joint
30. Muscles of Facial Expression
31. Soft Palate and Pharyx
32. Arterial Supply and Venous Drainage
33. Salivary Glands
34. Nervous System
35. Lymphatics and Spread of Dental Infection

Unit IV Test
Unit IV Suggested Readings

Answers to Review Questions
Unit Test Answers
Appendix
Glossary

Details

No. of pages:
624
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Electronic ISBN:
9780323227766
Electronic ISBN:
9780323227735
Electronic ISBN:
9780323227728
Print ISBN:
9780323227841

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