Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology

Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology

5th Edition - July 11, 2017

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  • Authors: Barry K.B Berkovitz, G.R. Holland, Bernard J. Moxham
  • eBook ISBN: 9780702074523
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780723438120

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Now entering its 40th anniversary, the fifth edition of Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology has been thoroughly overhauled, updated and augmented to meet the needs of dental students worldwide. Now available with new pedagogic features and an enhanced illustration program, Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology 5th edition also comes with a free online program containing a wide selection of MCQs and additional learning exercises to allow readers to test and reinforce their knowledge.

Key Features

  • Written by dentists for dentists – authors who know exactly what students need for safe clinical practice!
  • Contains full coverage of topics such as tooth eruption, tooth support, the effects of aging on teeth and associated soft tissues, periodontal regeneration, and the use of isotope analysis
  • Includes sectional anatomy and functional anatomy (covering mastication, swallowing, speech, taste and olfaction, thermoreception)
  • Many chapters include Clinical Considerations which explore associated pathological findings as well as other topics of consideration such as the use of local anaesthesia, temporomandibular joint disorders and malocclusion
  • Explores bone structure and remodelling – including potential bone atrophy following tooth extraction, its relevance to orthodontic treatment and implantology, trauma and malignancy
  • Rich with over 1300 images including schematic artworks, radiological images, electron-micrographs, cadaveric and clinical photographs, all specially selected to make learning and recall as easy as possible

Table of Contents

  • 1. In vivo appearance of the oral cavity

    2. Dento-osseous structures

    3. Regional topography of the mouth and related areas

    4. Vasculature and innervation of the mouth

    5. Sectional anatomy of the oral cavity and related areas

    6. Functional anatomy

    7. Enamel

    8. Investing organic layers on enamel surfaces

    9. Dentine

    10. Dental pulp

    11. Cementum

    12. Periodontal ligament

    13. Alveolar bone

    14. Oral mucosa

    15. Temporomandibular joint

    16. Salivary glands

    17. Development of the face

    18. Development of the palate

    19. Development of the jaws

    20. Development of the tongue and salivary glands

    21. Early tooth development

    22. Amelogenesis

    23. Dentinogenesis

    24. Development of the dental pulp

    25. Development of the root and periodontal ligament

    26. Development of the dentitions

    27. Ageing and archaeological and dental anthropological applications of tooth structure

Product details

  • No. of pages: 472
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2017
  • Published: July 11, 2017
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780702074523
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780723438120

About the Authors

Barry K.B Berkovitz

Barry K.B Berkovitz

Affiliations and Expertise

Emeritus Reader, Anatomy and Human Sciences, Biomedical and Health Sciences, King's College, London, UK and Visiting Professor, Oman Dental College, Oman

G.R. Holland

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics, School of Dentistry and Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Bernard J. Moxham

B.J. Moxham BSc, BDS, PhD Professor of Anatomy, Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK

Affiliations and Expertise

Emeritus Professor of Anatomy, Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK

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