Current Therapy In Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

1st Edition


  • Shahrokh Bagheri
  • R. Bryan Bell
  • Husain Khan
  • Key Features

    • More than 1,200 full-color photos and 200 color line drawings illustrate concepts and provide visual guidance in clinical areas.
    • Comprehensive sections and chapters represent essential topics, the newest advances, and controversial topics.
    • Clinical coverage brings together the latest knowledge in OMS in a concise, easy-to-apply way.
    • Resident-specific coverage describes the wide array of subspecialties and treatments available in the armamentarium of the modern OMS.
    • A focus on complications ensures that you are knowledgeable in this important part of any therapy or surgical discipline.
    • Expert contributors include the "best of the best," featuring leading, well-established, and respected surgeons and educators writing on their areas of specialty and providing current treatment strategies.

    Table of Contents

    Section 1: Principles

    1. The History of Oral and Maxillfacial Surgery

    2. Wound Healing: Repair Biology and Wound and Scar Treatment

    3. Flap Classification and Principles of Flap Design for Head and Neck Reconstruction

    4. Principles of Repair and Grafting of Bone and Cartilage

    5. Burns of the Head and Neck

    6. Endoscopic Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

    7. Principles of Microvascular Surgery

    8. Antibiotic Prophylaxis to Prevent Surgical Site Infections in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

    9. Tissue Engineering

    10. Molecular Biology of Head and Neck Cancer: Therapeutic Implications

    11. Principles of Distraction Osteogenesis

    12. Principles of Implantology and Osseointegration

    Section 2: Oral Surgery

    13. Management of Asymptomatic Wisdom Teeth: An Evidence-Based Approach

    14. Value of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons: Dentistry's Liaisons to Medicine and Hospital Care

    15. Removal of Third Molars

    16. Management of the Impacted Canine

    17. Implants for Orthodontic Anchorage: Temporary Anchorage Device (TAD)

    18. Dental Implant Prosthetic Rehabilitation: Autogenous Bone Grafting for Alveolar Defects

    19. Dental Implant Prosthetic Rehabilitation: Allogenic Grafting/Bone Graft Substitutes in Implant Dentistry

    20. Dental Implant Prosthetic Rehabilitation: Vertical Distraction Ontogenesis

    21. Dental Implant Prosthetic Rehabilitation: Sinus Grafting

    22. Reconstruction of the Atrophic Mandible

    23. Zygoma Implants in the Compromised Maxilla: Their Use in Both Atrophic and Maxillectomy Patients

    24. Efficacy of RhBMP-2 in Association with Dental Implants

    25. Computer Assisted Implant Surgery

    26. Management of the Anti-Coagulated Patient

    27. The Pre-Operative Cardiac Evaluation

    28. Management of the Irradiated Patient



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