Mosby's Orthodontic Review

Mosby's Orthodontic Review

2nd Edition - September 10, 2014

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  • Authors: Jeryl English, Sercan Akyalcin, Timo Peltomaki, Kate Litschel
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323186964
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323186971

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Prepare for the NBDE Part II and ABO certification exams the smart way with Mosby’s Orthodontic Review! This comprehensive resource offers a concise review of orthodontic concepts, diagnosis, treatment planning, and clinical treatment — all in a question-and-answer format that is ideal for certification and re-certification exam prep, as well as for clinical practice. Plus, clinical case reports allow you to apply your knowledge to real patient scenarios. This is the only review book designed specifically for orthodontics, making it a must-have for students, residents, general dentists, and orthodontists! "This book can be highly recommended; it is good value for money and gives a comprehensive overview of the subject. The publication is suitable for general dentist with an interest in orthodontics, postgraduate students of the subject as well as specialists." Reviewed by: European Journal of Orthodontics, March 2015  "..suitable for general dentist with an interest in orthodontics, postgraduate students of the subject as well as specialists." Reviewed by Stephanie Oiknine on behalf of European Journal of Orthodontics, February 2015  " ... this volume for orthodontics is timely." Reviewed by Dr. Niall McGuinness on behalf of Orthodontics, March 2015

Key Features

  • A practical review makes this book an excellent study tool for the NBDE Part II and the ABO certification exam, helps dentists in general practice and in consultations with orthodontists, and assists experienced orthodontists who wish to review for their recertification and keep up to date with advances in the field.
  • Over 1,000 detailed illustrations — most of them in full color — provide a visual guide to conditions, techniques, diagnoses, and key concepts, and include case study photos showing the progress of treatment from the patient’s initial exam to completion. 
  • Easy-to-read, question-answer format presents a question such as ‘What are the perceived disadvantages of early treatment?’ which is followed by a detailed answer describing key information.
  • A case-based approach includes many patient scenarios and clinical case reports, reflecting content on the NBDE and ABO certification exams.

Table of Contents

  • 1. Craniofacial Growth and Development
    2. Development of the Occlusion
    3. Appropriate Timing for Correction of Malocclusions  NEW!
    4. Orthodontic Records and Case Evaluation
    5. Three-Dimensional Imaging in Orthodontics
    6, Diagnosis of Orthodontic Problems
    7. Orthodontic Appliances
    8. Biomechanics in Orthodontics
    9. Treatment Planning
    10. Treatment Tactics for Problems Related to Dentofacial Discrepancies in Three Planes of Space
    11. Phase I: Early Treatment
    12. The Invisalign System
    13. Treatment of Class II Malocclusions
    14. Class III Correctors
    15. Minor Tooth Movement
    16. Phase II: Nonsurgical Adolescent and Adult Cases
    17. Adult Interdisciplinary Orthodontic Treatment
    18. Skeletal Anchorage in Orthodontics 
    19. Vertical Dimensions and Anterior Open Bite  NEW!
    20. Oral Hygene: Possible Problems and Complications
    21. Orthodontics and Craniofacial Deformities
    22. Temporomandibular Disorders
    23. Retention and Relapse in Orthodontics
    24. Soft-Tissue Diode Laser Surgery in Orthodontics
    25. Secrets in Computer-Aided Surgical Simulation for Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
    26. Three-Dimensional Update on Clinical Orthodontic Issues  NEW!

Product details

  • No. of pages: 368
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Mosby 2014
  • Published: September 10, 2014
  • Imprint: Mosby
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323186964
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323186971

About the Authors

Jeryl English

Jeryl D. English, DDS, MS, has served as chair and program director of the Department of Orthodontics of the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston for more than 20 years. He was a professor and the former program director of the Orthodontic Department at Baylor College of Dentistry prior to this appointment. Dr. English has a broad range of clinical interests in treating orthodontic patients, including surgical orthodontic interdisciplinary and functional treatment.

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair and Program Director, Department of Orthodontics, University of Texas Medical Branch

Sercan Akyalcin

Dr. Sercan Akyalcin is a member of the faculty in the department of Developmental Biology and program director for Advanced Graduate Education (AGE) in Orthodontics at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Akyalcin oversees all aspects of the AGE Orthodontics program, including the recruitment and admission of highly qualified applicants; academic and clinical aspects of resident research projects; recruitment of part-time faculty; and program-specific curriculum and accreditation standards.

Affiliations and Expertise

Member of Faculty of Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Timo Peltomaki

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chairman, Clinic for Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Kate Litschel

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Associate, Clinic for Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

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