Key Features

  • More than 800 detailed monographs, with information on generic name, category and schedule, drug class, mechanics, uses, pharmacokinetics, indications and dosages, side effects and adverse reactions, precautions, contraindications, drug interactions of concern to dentistry, serious reactions, and dental considerations.
  • List of dental considerations offers suggestions for medical consultations and recommendations for the patient/family in preventing dental complications.
  • Updated CD-ROM features full-color illustrations of drug-related pathologic conditions, plus a color pill atlas of commonly prescribed drugs.
  • Thoroughly reviewed by respected educators and pharmacologists in the field.
  • EVOLVE web site features patient teaching guides, a glossary of terms, important information from the text, and new drug coverage updated as needed for the life of this edition.

Table of Contents

Therapeutic Management of Common Oral Lesions

Medically Compromised Patients

Individual Drug Monographs


Appendices:

A. Abbreviations

B. Anesthetics

C. Combination Products

D. Controlled Substances

E. Disorders and Conditions

F. Drugs Causing Dry Mouth

G. Drugs That Affect Taste

H. Complementary and Alternative Medications and Dietary Supplements

I. Pregnancy and Pediatrics

J. Preventing Medication Errors and Improving Medication Safety

K. Oral Contraceptives


Generic and Trade Name Index

Details

No. of pages:
1450
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323094788
Electronic ISBN:
9780323075398