Orthodontics - 5th Edition - ISBN: 9780323066419, 9780323069939

Orthodontics

5th Edition

Current Principles and Techniques

Authors: Lee Graber Robert Vanarsdall Katherine Vig Lee Graber Robert Vanarsdall Katherine Vig
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323066419
eBook ISBN: 9780323069939
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 13th June 2011
Page Count: 1104

Description

A leading orthodontics reference, Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques, 5th Edition provides the latest information from the best experts in the field. It reflects today's emerging techniques, including new information on esthetics, genetics, cone-beam and other three-dimensional technologies, and evidence-based treatment. Coverage of diagnosis and treatment ranges from basic to highly complex situations, all in a concise, extensively illustrated format. Also included with this edition is a companion website that includes an electronic version of all chapters, supplemental content in select chapters, and a complete image collection to help with research and presentations. Written by Lee W. Graber, Robert L. Vanarsdall Jr., and Katherine W. L. Vig, along with a team of expert contributors, this is your go-to book for the practical orthodontic information you can use every day.

Key Features

  • Comprehensive coverage includes foundational theory and the latest on materials and techniques used in today's practice.
  • Full-color photographs make it easy to see and distinguish the subtle differences that are necessary to mastering treatment planning.
  • More than 2,500 images include a mixture of radiographs, clinical photos, and anatomic or schematic line drawings, showing examples of treatments, techniques, and outcomes.
  • Detailed case studies guide you through the decision-making process, showing the consequences of various treatment techniques over time.
  • Extensive references cite the latest in orthodontic research, so it's easy to follow up on evidence-based information.
  • Authoritative research is provided by a team of three experienced, renowned authors/editors along with a team of worldwide experts.

Table of Contents

Part I: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

1. Diagnosis and Treatment Planning: The Decision-Making Process in Orthodontics

2. Special Considerations in Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

3. Psychological Aspects of Diagnosis and Treatment

4. Craniofacial Imaging in Orthodontics

5. Genetics and Orthodontics

6. The Upper Airway and Craniofacial Morphology

7. Orthodontic Therapy and the Patient with Temporomandibular Disorder

Part II: Tooth Movement: Tissue and Biomechanical Considerations

8. Craniofacial Growth and Development: Evidence-Based Perspectives

9. Tissue Reactions in Orthodontics

10. Bone Physiology, Metabolism, and Biomechanics in Orthodontic Practice

11. Application of Bioengineering to Clinical Orthodontics

12. Biomechanical Considerations with Temporary Anchorage Devices

Part III: Mixed Dentition Diagnosis and Treatment

13. Mixed Dentition Diagnosis and Interceptive Treatment

14. Treatment of Patients in Mixed Dentition

Part IV: Orthodontic Treatment

15. Standard Edgewise: Tweed-Merrifield Philosophy, Treatment Planning, and Treatment

16. Contemporary Straightwire Biomechanics

17. Self-Ligating Brackets: Theory, Practice, and Evidence

18. Lingual Orthodontics with Completely Customized Appliances

19. Clear Aligner Treatment

Part V: Specialized Treatment Considerations

20. Integrating Digital and Robotic Technologies: Three-Dimensional Modeling, Diagnosis, Treatment Planning, and Therapeutics

21. Bonding in Orthodontics

22. Non-Extraction Treatment

23. Periodontal-Orthodontic Interrelationships

24. Adult Interdisciplinary Therapy: Diagnosis and Treatment

25. Surgical Adjuncts to Orthodontics Treatment

26. The Orthodontist's Role in a C

Details

No. of pages:
1104
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323066419
eBook ISBN:
9780323069939
eBook ISBN:
9780323136211
eBook ISBN:
9780323168588

About the Author

Lee Graber

Affiliations and Expertise

Licensed Specialist in Orthodontics; Board Certified, American Board of Orthodontics

Robert Vanarsdall

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania; Staff, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Albert Einstein Medical Center, and the Medical College of Pennsylvania; Co-editor, Journal of Adult Orthodontics and Orthognathic Surgery; Private Practice, Philadelphia, PA

Katherine Vig

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chair, Section of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Lee Graber

Affiliations and Expertise

Licensed Specialist in Orthodontics; Board Certified, American Board of Orthodontics

Robert Vanarsdall

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania; Staff, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Albert Einstein Medical Center, and the Medical College of Pennsylvania; Co-editor, Journal of Adult Orthodontics and Orthognathic Surgery; Private Practice, Philadelphia, PA

Katherine Vig

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chair, Section of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH