Practical Clinical Endodontics

1st Edition


  • Philip Lumley
  • Phillip Tomson
  • Nick Adams
    • Print ISBN 9780443074820

    Key Features

    A practical and accessible guide to endodontics for the general dentist.
    Brings together new technologies available for treatment with the increasing biological understanding of endodontic disease processes.
    Comprehensively illustrated by the authors' own cases.
    Presents key aspects of primary treatment, root canal re-treatment and periradicular surgery.

    Table of Contents

    The scientific basis for treating endodontic infection. Disease processes. History, diagnosis, case selection and treatment planning. Root canal anatomy and access. Root canal preparation - objectives and instruments. Cleaning and shaping techniques. Root canal obturation. Root canal retreatment. Periradicular surgery.


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    © 2006
    Churchill Livingstone
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    About the editors

    Philip Lumley

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Endodontology, The University of Birmingham; Consultant in Restorative Dentistry, South Birmingham Primary Care Trust, Birmingham, UK

    Phillip Tomson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry, Birmingham Dental Hospital and School, UK

    Nick Adams

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Clinical lecturer and Honorary Associate Specialist in Endodontics, Birmingham Dental Hospital and School, UK