Cawson's Essentials of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine

Cawson's Essentials of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine

9th Edition - May 2, 2017

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  • Author: Edward W Odell
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780702049828
  • eBook ISBN: 9780702073892

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The new edition of this classic book continues to support a new generation of dental students in their understanding of the essential aspects of oral pathology, oral medicine and systemic disease, as they relate to the day-to-day practice of dentistry. Fully updated throughout with the latest diagnostic tests, treatment protocols and international guidelines, the book will be essential for all undergraduates studying dentistry as well as postgraduate examinations.

Key Features

  • Brand new edition of the first textbook to integrate oral medicine, pathology and surgery in a practical, student-orientated fashion!
  • Friendly, accessible writing style provides ready access to essential information
  • Ample use of flow charts guide the student thorough the process of differential diagnosis for a range of conditions
  • Evidenced-based throughout to help facilitate safe clinical practice
  • Presents the latest national and international guidelines

  • Helpful self-assessment provides an indication of the level of understanding and problem solving abilities expected at an undergraduate level
  • Useful summary charts aid subject revision and understanding

Table of Contents

  • 1 Principles of investigation, diagnosis and treatment

    SECTION 1: Hard Tissue Pathology

    2 Disorders of tooth development

    3 Disorders of development

    4 Dental caries

    5 Pulpitis and apical periodontitis

    6 Tooth wear, resorption, hypercementosis and osseointegration

    7 Gingival and periodontal diseases

    8 Infections of the jaws

    9 Major infections of the mouth and face

    10 Cysts in and around the jaws

    11 Odontogenic tumours and related jaw lesions

    12 Non-odontogenic tumours of the jaws

    13 Genetic, metabolic and other non-neoplastic bone diseases

    14 Disorders of the temporomandibular joints and trismus

    SECTION 2: Soft Tissue Disease

    15 Diseases of the oral mucosa: mucosal infections

    16 Diseases of the oral mucosa: non-infective stomatitis

    17 Tongue disorders

    18 Benign chronic white mucosal lesions

    19 Potentially malignant disorders

    20 Oral cancer

    21 Other mucosal and lip carcinomas

    22 Non-neoplastic diseases of salivary glands

    23 Salivary gland neoplasms

    24 Benign mucosal swellings

    25 Soft tissue tumours

    26 Oral pigmented lesions

    SECTION 3: Systemic Disease in Dentistry

    27 Anaemias, leukaemias and lymphomas

    28 Haemorrhagic disorders

    29 Immunodeficiency

    30 Allergy, autoimmune and autoinflammatory disease

    31 Cervical lymphadenopathy

    32 Cardiovascular disease

    33 Respiratory tract disease

    34 Gastrointestinal and liver disease

    35 Nutritional deficiencies

    36 Endocrine disorders and pregnancy

    37 Renal disease

    38 Pain and neurological disorders

    39 Physical and learning disability

    40 Mental health disorders

    41 Dentistry and elderly patients

    42 Complications of systemic drug treatment

    43 Medical emergencies

    SECTION 4: Self-Assessment Questions and Learning Guides

    44 Learning guide

    Self-assessment questions

Product details

  • No. of pages: 568
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2017
  • Published: May 2, 2017
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780702049828
  • eBook ISBN: 9780702073892

About the Author

Edward W Odell

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Oral Pathology and Medicine, King’s College London; Honorary Consultant in Oral Pathology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London

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