Wheeler's Dental Anatomy, Physiology and Occlusion, 11e, South Asia Edition

Wheeler's Dental Anatomy, Physiology and Occlusion, 11e, South Asia Edition

11th Edition - May 18, 2020

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  • Author: Stanley Nelson

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Successfully learn to apply dental anatomy to the practice of dentistry with Wheeler’s Dental Anatomy, Physiology, and Occlusion, 11th Edition: SAE. Updated and visually enhanced, the 11th edition of this market-leading dental text expands its focus on clinical applications. In all, this proven learning package offers all the up-to-date information, best practices, and tools to prepare you for the dental anatomy and occlusion section of the exams and ensure long-term clinical success.

Key Features

  • More than 800 full-color images include detailed, well-labeled anatomical illustrations as well as clinical photographs.
  • Bolded key terms draw students’ attention to essential terminology.
  • Practical appendices include Review of Tooth Morphology with a concise review of tooth development from in utero to adolescence to adulthood; and Tooth Traits of the Permanent Dentition with tables for each tooth providing detailed information such as tooth notation, dimensions, position of proximal contacts, heights, and curvatures.
  • Labeling exercises challenge students to identify tooth structures and facial anatomy with drag-and-drop labels.
  • Chapter on clinical applications includes practical applications and case studies to prepare students for exams. Topics include root planing and scaling; extraction techniques and forces; relationship of fillings to pulp form and enamel form; and occlusal adjustment of premature occlusal contacts and arch form in relationship to bite splint designs.
  • Table of Contents

    • 1. Introduction to Dental Anatomy
      2. Development and Eruption of the Teeth
      3. The Primary (Deciduous) Teeth
      4. Forensics, Comparative Anatomy, Geometries, and Form and Function
      5. Orofacial Complex: Form and Function
      6. The Permanent Maxillary Incisors
      7. The Permanent Mandibular Incisors
      8. The Permanent Canines, Maxillary and Mandibular
      9. The Permanent Maxillary Premolars
      10. The Permanent Mandibular Premolars
      11. The Permanent Maxillary Molars
      12. The Permanent Mandibular Molars
      13. Pulp Chambers and Canals
      14. Dento-Osseous Structures, Blood Vessels and Nerves
      15. The Temporomandibular Joints, Teeth, and Muscles and Their Functions
      16. Occlusion
      17. Clinical Applications of Dental Anatomy, Physiology and Occlusion
      Appendix A: Review of Tooth Morphology
      Appendix B: Tooth Traits of the Permanent Dentition

    Product details

    • No. of pages: 340
    • Language: English
    • Copyright: © Elsevier India 2020
    • Published: May 18, 2020
    • Imprint: Elsevier India

    About the Author

    Stanley Nelson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Co-Chair Clinical Sciences Education, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, School of Dental Medicine, Las Vegas, NV

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