Clinical Review of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

2nd Edition

A Case-based Approach

Print ISBN: 9780323171267
eBook ISBN: 9780323187237
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 19th November 2013
Page Count: 576


Organized around real patient scenarios, Clinical Review of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: A Case-based Approach, 2nd Edition, covers all the material you need to know for the board, in-service, and certification exams, while also preparing you to handle common patient situations in professional practice. Over 100 teaching cases are brought to life with an overview of the most common clinical presentations, physical examination findings, diagnostic tools, complications, treatments, and discussions of possible issues. This text covers the full scope of modern oral and maxillofacial surgery, while helping you focus on the conditions and disorders which are the most common, or have significant implications for modern clinical practice.

"I found this book expressly informative...I would most definitely recommend this book" Reviewed by British Dental Journal, Dec 2014

Key Features

  • Case-based approach incorporates teaching around real patient scenarios to actively engage and raise your interest and retention of the information.
  • 103 cases, many of which are new, represent the full scope of modern oral and maxillofacial surgery practice to encompass the most common and significant implications for modern clinical practice, including content emphasized on OMS boards and training exams.
  • Detailed illustrations including one or more radiographs, full-color clinical photographs, or drawings for the majority of cases provide a visual guide to conditions, techniques, diagnoses, and key concepts that will further enhance your understanding and retention of all content.
  • Content that’s perfect for all levels of study or practice covers both concepts and techniques that residents and pre-doctoral students can apply in the clinical setting, and the preparation tools necessary for oral and maxillofacial surgery boards and training/certification examinations.

Table of Contents

1. Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
Multilocular Radiolucent Lesion in the Pericoronal Region (Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumor)  (Odontogenic Keratocyst)
Unilocular Radiolucent Lesion of the Mandible
Multilocular Radiolucent Lesion in the Periapical Region (Ameloblastoma)
Unilocular Radiolucent Lesion in a Periapical Region (Periapical Cyst)
Mixed Radiolucent-Radiopaque Lesion (Ossifying Fibroma)
Cone-Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT)

2. Pharmacology
Penicillin Allergy/Anaphylaxis
Antibiotic-Associated Colitis
Drug-Seeking Behavior
Acute Acetaminophen Toxicity
Opioid Side Effects
Drug Induced Bisphosphanate Osteonecrosis 
Non-Drug Induced Bisphosphanate Osteonecrosis 

3. Anesthesia
Perioperative Considerations Of The Pregnant Patient
Respiratory Depression Secondary To Oversedation
Inadequate Local Anesthesia
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Malignant Hyperthermia
Emergent Surgical Airway

4. Oral and Maxillofacial Infections
Ludwig’s Angina
Buccal and Vestibular Space Abscess
Lateral Pharyngeal and Masticator Space Infection

5. Dentoalveolar Surgery
Third Molar Odontectomy
Alveolar Osteitis (Dry Socket)
Surgical Exposure of an Impacted Maxillary Canine
Lingual Nerve Injury
Displaced Root Fragments during Dentoalveolar Surgery

6. Dental Implant Surgery
Posterior Mandibular Implant Supported Fixed Partial Denture
Posterior Maxillary Implant Supported Fixed Prostheses  
Sinus Grafting For Implants
Zygomatic Implants
Contemporary Treatment Options for Edentulism
Computer Assisted Implant Surgery
Extraction Socket Preservation for Implant Placement
Implants for the Esthetic Zone

7. Head and Neck Pathology
Pleomorphic Adenoma
Mucocele And Fibroma
Acute Herpetic Gingivostomatitis
Aphthous Ulcers
Acute Suppurative Parotitis
Differential Dia


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