Sturdevant's Art and Science of Operative Dentistry

6th Edition

Authors:

  • Andre Ritter
  • Harald Heymann
  • Edward Swift, Jr.
  • Key Features

    • Comprehensive coverage spans the entire spectrum of operative dentistry, including fundamentals, diagnosis, instrumentation, preparation, restoration, and prevention.
    • Practical, scientific approach to content is supported by sound clinical and laboratory research and incorporates both theory and practice.
    • Clear presentation of techniques and procedures uses a consistent pattern to cover each restorative process.
    • Procedural alternatives instruct on how to adapt a procedure or technique to answer individual patient needs.
    • Pros and cons of restoration options discuss the advantages, disadvantages, indications, and contraindications involved to help you make informed decisions when multiple treatment options are available.

    Table of Contents

     

    1. CLINICAL SIGNIFICANCE OF DENTAL ANATOMY, HISTOLOGY, PHYSIOLOGY, AND OCCLUSION
    2. DENTAL CARIES: ETIOLOGY, CLINICAL CHARACTERISTICS, RISK ASSESSMENT, AND MANAGEMENT
    3. PATIENT ASSESSMENT, EXAMINATION AND DIAGNOSIS, AND TREATMENT PLANNING
    4. FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS OF ENAMEL AND DENTIN ADHESION
    5. FUNDAMENTALS IN TOOTH PREPARATION AND PULP PROTECTION
    6. INSTRUMENTS AND EQUIPMENT FOR TOOTH PREPARATION
    7. PRELIMINARY CONSIDERATIONS FOR OPERATIVE DENTISTRY
    8. INTRODUCTION TO COMPOSITE RESTORATIONS
    9. CLASS III, IV, AND V DIRECT COMPOSITE AND GLASS IONOMER RESTORATIONS
    10. CLASS I, II, AND VI DIRECT COMPOSITE RESTORATIONS AND OTHER TOOTH-COLORED RESTORATIONS
    11. CLASS I AND II INDIRECT TOOTH-COLORED RESTORATIONS
    12. ADDITIONAL CONSERVATIVE ESTHETIC PROCEDURES
    13. INTRODUCTION TO AMALGAM RESTORATIONS
    14. CLASS I, II, AND VI AMALGAM RESTORATIONS
    15. CLASS III AND V AMALGAM RESTORATIONS
    16. COMPLEX AMALGAM RESTORATIONS
    17. CLASS II CAST METAL RESTORATIONS
    18. ONLINE CHAPTERS

    19. BIOMATERIALS
    20. INFECTION CONTROL
    21. PAIN CONTROL FOR OPERATIVE DENTISTRY
    22. BONDED SPLINTS AND BRIDGES
    23. DIRECT GOLD RESTORATIONS
    24. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON INSTRUMENTS AND EQUIPMENT FOR TOOTH PREPARATION

    Details

    No. of pages:
    568
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323083331
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323083324