Designed for use by the entire dental team, Mosby’s® Dental
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pathology/radiology, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthodontics
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Pronunciation Guide, xi
Alphabetic Listing of Terms, 1
Appendix A: Patient Physical Status Classification, 882
Appendix B: High Blood Pressure Categories, 883
Appendix C: Prevention of Infective Endocarditis, 884
Appendix D: Evaluation of Potentially Malignant Disorders in the Oral Cavity, 886
Appendix E: Dental Radiographic Examinations: Recommendations for Patient Selection and Limiting Radiation Exposure, 887
Appendix F: Infection Prevention Practices in Dental Settings: Basic Expectations for Safe Care, 891
Appendix G: Classification of Periodontal and Peri-implant Diseases and Conditions, 895
Appendix H: Color Coding of Local Anesthetic Cartridges, 897
Appendix I: Color Atlas*, 898
Illustration Credits, 9
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