Clinical Companion Study Guide for Mosby's Dental Hygiene

2nd Edition

Concepts, Cases and Competencies

Editors:

  • Susan Daniel
  • Sherry Harfst
  • Rebecca Wilder
  • Bonnie Francis
  • Shannon Mitchell
    • Print ISBN 9780323045346

    Key Features

    • Follows a format consistent with the main text and allows students to become familiar with the pattern and focus on learning the content.
    • A conversational question and answer format makes material less intimidating and immediately demonstrates the benefits of working on the exercises.
    • Frequent references to main text content such as Insight Statement, Learning Outcomes, and Case Study, help student retain the information better through repetition.
    • Critical Thinking Activities help students practice application of concepts to everyday life and reach a better understanding of the dental hygienist's role.
    • Topics to Debate feature challenges students to consider the ethics and proper application of dental hygienist skills to real-life situations they are likely to encounter.
    • Patient Education Links encourage students to access the Internet or Evolve site for additional sources or agencies for more information on topics related to the text.
    • Encourages self-assessment with Process Performance forms that allow students to grade themselves on whether or not they have developed the skills necessary to meet the Learning Outcomes in the chapter.
    • Review questions, answers, and rationales at the end of the study guide help students review material and prepare for boards.
    • Sample forms and patient education handouts provide sample dialogues and questions to ask patients when interacting in the dental office and help students contribute to successful dental hygienist practices.

    Table of Contents

    Part I. Oral Healthcare

    1. The Dental Hygiene Profession

    2. Health Promotion: A Basis of Practice

    3. Leagal and Ethical Considerations

    4. Evidence-Based Decision Making

    5. Communication

    6. The Body’s Response to Challenge

    Part II. Environmental Ergonomics

    7. Exposure Control and Prevention of Disease Transmission

    8. Positioning and Prevention of Operator Injury

    9. Instrument Design and Priniciples of Instrumentation

    10. Instrument Sharpening

    Part III. Patient Assessment

    11. Life Stage Changes

    12. Comprehensive Health History

    13. Drug-Induced Adverse Oral Events

    14. Physical and Extraoral Examination

    15. Intraoral Examination

    16. Periodontal Examination

    17. Hard Tissue Examination

    18. Radiographic and Photographic Imaging Assessment

    19. Nutritional Assessment

    Part IV. Diagnosis and Planning

    20. Oral Risk Assessment and Intervention Planning

    21. Individualizing Preventive and Therapeutic Strategies

    22. Post Treatment Assessment and Supportive Care

    23. Case Development, Documentation, and Presentation

    Part V. Prevention Implementation

    24. Devices for Oral Self Care

    25. Dental Caries and Caries Management

    26. Dentifrices

    27. Chemotherapeutics

    28. Sealants

    29. Tobacco and Chemical Addiction

    30. Care of Appliances and Dental Prostheses

    Part VI. Therapeutic Implementation

    31. Powered Instrumentation and Periodontal Debridement

    32. Cosmetic and Therapeutic Polishing

    33. Dentinal Sensitivity

    34. Periodontal Dressings and Suturing

    35. Operative Procedures

    36. Aesthetics

    37. Orthodontics

    38. Malodor

    39. Emergency Management of Dental Trauma

    Part VII. Anxiety a

    Details

    No. of pages:
    288
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2008
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323045346

    About the editors

    Susan Daniel

    Affiliations and Expertise

    President, Educational Visions, LLC Ridgeland, MS; Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC

    Sherry Harfst

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant, Mobile, AL; Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC

    Rebecca Wilder

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Professor and Director, Graduate Dental Hygiene Education, Department of Dental Ecology University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, Editor in Chief, Journal of Dental Hygiene, American Dental Hygienists' Association

    Bonnie Francis

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Education Specialist, EMS-Electro Medical Systems, Dallas, TX

    Shannon Mitchell

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Dental Hygiene, Chapel Hill, NC