Clinical Problem Solving in Dentistry: Orthodontics and Paediatric Dentistry

Clinical Problem Solving in Dentistry: Orthodontics and Paediatric Dentistry

3rd Edition - October 18, 2016

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  • Authors: Declan Millett, Peter Day
  • eBook ISBN: 9780702064913
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780702058363

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This is a third edition of an easy to read resource in orthodontics and paediatric dentistry – ideal for undergraduate dental students and postgraduates preparing for the MJDF and similar exams.

Key Features

  • Useful ‘Clinical Case’ format promotes a logical approach to problem solving through history taking, clinical examination and diagnosis
  • Contains approximately 350 photographs, 50 line artworks and 40 tables

  • Provides two different approaches to the Clinical Cases – some topics include scenarios with questions and answers; others include differential diagnosis with a focus on how to plan and manage treatment effectively
  • ‘Key-point’ boxes systematically emphasise core knowledge, assessment and treatment approaches
  • Useful Mind Maps® provide a focused framework for learning and revision

Table of Contents

  • 1 Median diastema and ectopic eruption of an upper first permanent molar

    2 Unerupted upper central incisor

    3 Absent upper lateral incisors

    4 Crowding and buccal upper canines

    5 Severe crowding

    6 Palatal canines

    7 More canine problems

    8 Infraoccluded primary molars

    9 Increased overjet

    10 Incisor crossbite

    11 Reverse overjet

    12 Increased overbite

    13 Anterior open bite

    14 Posterior crossbite

    15 Bilateral crossbite

    16 Late lower incisor crowding

    17 Prominent chin and TMJDS

    18 Drifting incisors

    19 Appliance-related problems

    20 Tooth movement and related problems

    21 Cleft lip and palate

    22 Nursing and early childhood caries

    23 High caries risk adolescents

    24 Pain control and treatment planning for carious primary teeth

    25 Facial swelling and dental abscess

    26 The uncooperative child and adolescent

    27 Children with disabilities and learning difficulties

    28 Common medical problems in children

    29 The displaced primary incisor

    30 The fractured immature permanent incisor crown

    31 The root fractured permanent incisor

    32 The avulsed incisor

    33 Disorders of eruption and exfoliation

    34 Poor quality first permanent molars

    35 Tooth discoloration, hypomineralization and hypoplasia

    36 Mottled teeth

    37 Multiple missing and abnormally shaped teeth

    38 Amelogenesis imperfecta

    39 Dentinogenesis imperfecta

    40 Dental erosion

    41 Gingival bleeding and enlargement

    42 Oral ulceration

    43 Mind Maps®

    APPENDICES

    A1 The index of orthodontic treatment need: dental health component

    A2 Classification and definitions

    A3 Orthodontic problems: referral guide

    A4 Implications of some medical problems for orthodontics

    A5 Lateral cephalometric analysis

    A6 A structured dental trauma history form

Product details

  • No. of pages: 296
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Churchill Livingstone 2016
  • Published: October 18, 2016
  • Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
  • eBook ISBN: 9780702064913
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780702058363

About the Authors

Declan Millett

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Orthodontics, University Dental School and Hospital, University College Cork, Ireland

Peter Day

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor and Consultant in Paediatric Dentistry, Leeds Dental Institute, Leeds, UK

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