Clinical Oral Science - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780723610595

Clinical Oral Science

1st Edition

Authors: Michael Edgar Malcolm Harris Sajeda Meghji
Paperback ISBN: 9780723610595
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 2nd December 1997
Page Count: 360


Clinical Oral Science includes twenty chapters, some of them based on articles previously published in the British Dental Journal. Completely up-to-date, this new text fills the need for new texts to cover recent changes in the dental curriculum.
Clinical Oral Science is also suitable for countries where the postgraduate examinations are based on the British system: e.g. South East Asia, South Africa.

Table of Contents

Cytokines and intercellular signals; Molecular genetics;Craniofacial development; Chromosomes, genes and oral cancer; Haemostasis; Wound healing; Bone remodelling; Muscle function; Dentogingival junction and periodontal ligament; Temporomandibular joint; Mastication and swallowing; Taste; Saliva; Micro-organisms and antimicrobial therapy; Dental Caries and Periodontal disease; Infective endocarditis; Oral infections in immunocompromised patients; Hypersensitivity and anaphylaxis; Autoimmunity; Cardiorespiratory arrest and post-resuscitation intensive care; Peripheral nerve damage and repair; Orofacial pain; Orofacial neuropathies.


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About the Author

Michael Edgar

Affiliations and Expertise

Oral Biology Unit, University of Liverpool, School of Dentistry, Liverpool, UK

Malcolm Harris

Affiliations and Expertise

Head of Department, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Science, London, UK

Sajeda Meghji

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University of London, London, UK