Special Care in Dentistry - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780443071515, 9780702063503

Special Care in Dentistry

1st Edition

Handbook of Oral Healthcare

Authors: Crispian Scully Pedro Diz Dios Navdeep Kumar
Paperback ISBN: 9780443071515
eBook ISBN: 9780702063503
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 8th December 2006
Page Count: 512
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Table of Contents

  1. INTRODUCTION
    Definitions
    Causes of disability
    Access and legal background (Disability Discrimination Act)
    Implications of disability legislation

    2. APPROPRIATE ORAL HEALTH CARE
    Barriers to oral healthcare
    Goals
    The people involved in providing care
    Treatment planning
    Consent
    Oral health in people with disabilities
    Treatment modification

    3. SPECIFIC PROBLEM AREAS; ALPHABETICALLY ARRANGED

    A
    Acromegaly
    Addison’s disease
    AIDS (see HIV/AIDS)
    Alcoholism
    Alzheimer’s disease
    Amphetamine, LSD and Ecstasy abuse
    Anaemias; deficiency (and see specific conditions)
    Ankylosing spondylitis
    Angina (see Ischaemic Heart Disease)
    Anorexia (see Eating disorders)
    Anticoagulants (see Warfarinisation and Heparinisation)
    Anxiety states
    Aortic valve diseases
    Arthritis (see Gout, Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis)
    Asplenia
    Asthma
    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Autism

    B
    Bedbound patients
    Bleeding disorders (see specific diseases)
    Blind patients (see Visually impaired)
    Bone marrow transplantation
    Bulimia (see Eating disorders)

    C
    Cancer (of head and neck)
    Cardiac arrhythmias
    Cardiac failure
    Cerebral palsy
    Chairbound patients (see Spina bifida)
    Chemotherapy
    Christmas disease
    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Cocaine abuse
    Congenital heart disease
    Creutzfeldt Jakob disease
    Crohn disease
    Cushing’s syndrome
    Cystic fibrosis

    D
    Deafness (see Hearing impaired)
    Depression
    Diabetes insipidus
    Diabetes mellitus
    Down syndrome
    Drug abuse (see individual drugs)
    Drug allergies

    E
    Eating disorders
    Elderly
    End of life care
    Endocarditis
    Endocrinopathies (see specific diseases)
    Epilepsy

    F
    Fallot´s tetralogy (see Congenital heart disease)

    G
    Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G6PD) Deficiency
    Gout
    Graft versus host disease (GVHD)

    H
    Haemophilia A
    Hearing impaired
    Heart transplantation
    Heparinisation
    Hepatitis (B,C,and D viruses and autoimmune)
    Heroin and opioid abuse
    HIV / AIDS
    Huntington´s chorea
    Hydrocephalus
    Hyperaldosteronism
    Hyperparathyroidism
    Hypertension
    Hyperthyroidism
    Hypochondriasis
    Hypoparathyroidism
    Hypopituitarism
    Hypothyroidism

    I
    Immunodeficiencies (primary)
    Immunosuppressive treatment
    Infectious diseases
    Inhalant abuse
    Ischaemic heart disease

    L
    Learning impairment
    Leukaemias
    Liver cirrhosis
    Liver failure
    Liver transplantation
    Lung transplantation
    Lupus erythematosus
    Lymphomas

    M
    Malignant hyperthermia (Malignant hyperpyrexia; MH; MHS; King-Denborough syndrome)

    Mania
    Marijuana abuse
    Mitral valve disease
    Motor neurone disease
    Multiple sclerosis (disseminated sclerosis)
    Muscular dystrophies
    Myasthenia gravis

    N
    Neutropenia and neutrophil defects
    Nicotine abuse

    O
    Osteoarthritis
    Osteoporosis

    P
    Paget’s disease
    Palliative care (see Bedbound patients)
    Pancreatic transplantation
    Paralyses (of head and neck)
    Paraplegia (see Cerebral palsy and Spina bifida)
    Parkinsonism
    Phobias
    Physically disabled patients (see specific conditions)
    Porphyrias
    Pregnancy

    R
    Radiotherapy
    Renal disease (chronic renal failure)
    Renal transplantation
    Respiratory disease (see specific conditions)
    Rheumatic fever
    Rheumatoid arthritis
    Rickets and osteomalacia

    S
    Schizophrenia
    Scleroderma
    Sickle cell anaemia
    Sjogren syndrome
    Spina Bifida
    Splenectomy (see Asplenia)
    Steroids (Corticosteroids)
    Stroke and other cerebrovascular accidents

    T
    Thalassaemia
    Thrombocytopenia
    Transplant patients
    Traumatic injury to CNS
    Tuberculosis

    U
    Ulcerative colitis

    V
    Visually impaired
    Von Willebrand disease

    W
    Warfarinisation

    4. MAIN OROFACIAL PROBLEMS

    Teeth
    Trauma
    Tooth wear
    Caries
    Erosion
    Periodontium
    Periodontal disease
    Salivary
    Drooling
    Dry mouth
    Mucosa
    Mucosal lesions
    Biting
    Others
    Bruxism
    Halitosis
    Retching

Description

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It is comprehensive and concise information source on special care dentistry by the foremost authority on the subject in the UK.


Details

No. of pages:
512
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Churchill Livingstone 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702063503
eBook ISBN:
9780702040290
Paperback ISBN:
9780443071515

About the Authors

Crispian Scully Author

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

Pedro Diz Dios Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, Head of Department, Special Needs Unit, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Navdeep Kumar Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant in Special Care Dentistry, Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK