Scully's Medical Problems in Dentistry - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9788131238882

Scully's Medical Problems in Dentistry

1st Edition

Authors: Crispian Scully
Hardcover ISBN: 9788131238882
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 29th June 2014
Page Count: 832
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Table of Contents

SECTION A: GENERAL

  1. Medical emergencies
  2. Medical history, examination, investigations and risk assessment
  3. Perioperative care
  4. Signs and symptoms
  5. SECTION B: ORGAN SYSTEMS MEDICINE

  6. Cardiovascular medicine
  7. Endocrinology
  8. Gastrointestinal and pancreatic disorders
  9. Haematology
  10. Hepatology
  11. Mental health
  12. Mucosal, oral and cutaneous disorders
  13. Nephrology
  14. Neurology
  15. Otorhinolaryngology/Maxillofacial disorders
  16. Respiratory medicine
  17. Rheumatology and orthopaedics
  18. SECTION C: OTHER SYSTEMS MEDICINE

  19. Allergies
  20. Autoimmune disease
  21. Immunity, inflammatory disorders, and immunosuppressive and anti-inflammatory agents
  22. Immunodeficiencies
  23. Infections and infestations
  24. Malignant disease
  25. Metabolic disorders
  26. Trauma, burns and abuse
  27. SECTION D: OTHER HEALTH ISSUES

  28. Age and gender issues
  29. Complementary and alternative medicine
  30. Dietary factors and health and disease
  31. Impairment and disability
  32. Materials and drugs
  33. Minority groups
  34. Occupational hazards
  35. Reproductive (sexual) health
  36. Sports, travel and leisure, and pets
  37. Substance dependence
  38. Transplantation and tissue regeneration
  39. SECTION E: APPENDIX

  40. Health promotion
  41. Eponymous and acronymous diseases and signs

Details

No. of pages:
832
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
Hardcover ISBN:
9788131238882

About the Author

Crispian Scully

Crispian Scully is a Director of the World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Oral Health-General Health; and is emeritus Professor at UCL. He is Co-Editor of Oral Diseases, Medicina Oral, and Associate Editor of the Journal of Investigative and Clinical Dentistry.

Crispian Scully is Past-President of the International Academy of Oral Oncology, European Association of Oral Medicine, British Society for Oral Medicine and British Society of Disability and Oral Health, he has served as Dean in Bristol and UCL; on the General Dental Council; on the Councils of the Royals colleges in Glasgow and Edinburgh; and on committees of NICE and CRUK, He has written and edited over 45 books, written over 150 book chapters and has over 1000 papers cited on MEDLINE. He has received the CBE, University of Helsinki Medal of Honour, University of Santiago de Compostela Medal, University of Granada Medal, Fellowship of UCL, and honorary degrees from the Universities of Athens, Granada, Helsinki and Pretoria. He has received the UK Dental Award for the Most Outstanding Achievements in Dentistry, the Awards of the Spanish Society for Oral Medicine and the Hellenic Society for Oral Medicine, and the International Award of the Spanish Society for Oral Surgery.

Affiliations and Expertise

Director: WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Health-General Health; King James IV Professor Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh); Emeritus Professor: UCL (London) and Visiting Professor; Universities of Athens, Edinburgh, Helsinki, Hertfordshire, Middlesex and Plymouth