Key Features

•Richly illustrated and lucid content presented with utmost simplicity

• Content presented in most scientifically classified sections

• More than 200 well-labelled diagrams with absolute accuracy

• Suitable number of tables and flow charts according to the need of the questions

• Collection of last 10–15 years' solved questions asked in different university examinations across India

• Sample questions of all the subjects

• 600 multiple choice questions with answers

Table of Contents

Section I: DENTAL MATERIALS

Topic Introduction 3

Topic 2 Structure of Matter and Principles of Adhesion 4

Topic 3 Physical Properties of Dental Materials 5

Topic 4 Mechanical Properties of Dental Materials 9

Topic 5 Dental Polymers 11

Topic 6 Solid Solutions Phases in Cast Alloys 13

Topic 7 Biocompatibility of Dental Materials 13

Topic 8 Impression Materials 14

Topic 9 Gypsum Products 24

Topic 10 Dental Waxes 28

Topic 11 Casting Investments and Procedures 32

Topic 12 Finishing and Polishing Materials 44

Topic 13 Bonding 47

Topic 14 Restorative Resins 50

Topic 15 Dental Cements 55

Topic 16 Dental Amalgam 69

Topic 17 Direct Filling Gold 77

Topic 18 Dental Ceramics 84

Topic 19 Denture Base Resins 88

Topic 20 Dental Implants 95

Section II: GENERAL PATHOLOGY

Topic 1 Cell Injury, Cell Death and Adaptations 99

Topic 2 Acute and Chronic Infl ammation 110

Topic 3 Tissue Repair: Regeneration, Healing and Fibrosis 126

Topic 4 Haemodynamic Disorders, Thrombosis and Shock 131

Topic 5 Disease of the Immune System 150

Topic 6 Neoplasia 159

Topic 7 Genetic and Paediatric Diseases 173

Topic 8 Environmental and Nutritional Disorders 175

Topic 9 Infections and Infestations 180

Topic 10 Heart and Blood Vessels 182

Topic 11 Haematopoietic and Lymphoid Systems 184

Topic 12 Lung 201

Topic 13 Diseases of Oral Cavity and Salivary Glands 203

Topic 14 Liver, Gallbladder and Biliary Tract 208

Topic 15 Male and Female Genital System 209

Topic 16 Endocrine System 209

Topic 17 Musculoskeletal System 211

Topic 18 Skin 214

Topic 19 Nervous System 216

Topic 20 Miscellaneous 217

Section III: MICROBIOLOGY

PART I: GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY

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No. of pages:
664
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2010
Imprint:
Elsevier India
Print ISBN:
9788131223826

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