Essentials of Orthodontics

Diagnosis and Treatment

Author: Robert N. Staley,Neil T. Reske

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0813808685

Category: Medical

Page: 338

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Orthodontic diagnosis and treatment planning -- Dental impressions and study cast trimming -- Dental cast analysis in adults -- Dental cast analysis in the mixed dentition -- Radiographic analysis -- Lingual and palatal arches -- Incisor liability and leeway space -- Management of anterior cross bites -- Management of posterior cross bites -- Management of incisor diastemas -- Molar up-righting and space gaining -- Orthodontic examination and decision making for the family dentist -- How orthodontic appliances move teeth -- The edgewise fixed appliance -- Retention appliances -- Orthodontic materials.
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Essentials of Orthodontics

Author: Aravind Sivaraj

Publisher: Jaypee Brothers,Medical Publishers Pvt. Limited

ISBN: 9789350903292

Category: Medical

Page: 573

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This textbook is a comprehensive guide to clinical and surgical orthodontics for dental students. Beginning with an introduction to the history and scope of orthodontics, the following chapters describe growth and development, and different circumstances that may require orthodontic treatment. Diagnosis and treatment planning are discussed in depth, as are the latest materials and appliances, and the mechanics of how these appliances move teeth. Written in clear, easy to understand language, this invaluable resource is highly illustrated with more than 360 clinical photographs, diagrams, tables and flowcharts. Key points Comprehensive guide to orthodontics for dental students In depth coverage of diagnosis, treatment planning, materials, appliances and mechanics Presented in clear, easy to understand format Includes more than 360 photographs, diagrams, tables and flowcharts
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Essential Orthodontics

Author: Birgit Thilander,Krister Bjerklin,Lars Bondemark

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119165679

Category: Medical

Page: 176

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"A comprehensive introduction to the biological principles of orthodontics. This book covers the why, when and how of orthodontics, enabling readers to identify which individuals need to be treated, to diagnose based on individual dentofacial development, and to understand the mechanical principles and tissue responses involved."--Provided by publisher.
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The Orthodontic Patient

Treatment and Biomechanics

Author: A J Ireland,F McDonald

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780198510482

Category: Medical

Page: 352

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This book covers the basic mechanics and the underlying principles of orthodontics for the undergraduate dentistry student. It covers the biology of tooth movement and the appliances used to move the teeth. There are also chapters on dental materials as they apply to the field of orthodontics, along with multidisciplinary treatment and problems associated with orthodontic tooth movement.
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Clinical Facial Analysis

Elements, Principles, and Techniques

Author: Fabio Meneghini

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783540228325

Category: Medical

Page: 182

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Introduction – Facial Analysis: What, Why, When, and How What is Clinical Facial Analysis 2 How Do You Train and Develop the Skill for Clinical Facial Analysis 2 The Spiral of Analysis 2 Searching for a Flexible Method of Clinical Facial Analysis 3 Do Not Apply a Method of Analysis in a Linear Way 3 The Four Main Components Involved in Facial Aesthetics 4 The Three Errors Groups 4 Errors in Patient Selection 4 Errors in Preoperative Analysis 4 Errors in Technical Execution 4 The Appearance-Changing Treatments 4 References 5 1 INTRODUCTION Introduction This book contains, in the rationale of Clinical facial analysis is not a part- the author, some elements and principles ular phase of clinical practice or a - of facial analysis, which is the immutable ment during a patient consultation. It is and universal component of the work, the largest part of a professional life and and some technical details, which are a never-ending process. Furthermore, personal, debatable, and changing eve- CFA is not separable from everyday - ry day. The reader should retain the first tivities and we should be able to analyze and judge and improve on the latter. the face of the patient and, at the same time, answer his or her questions, or il- Analysis: detailed examination of the el- lustrate a procedure. ements or structure of something, typi- Clinical facial analysis is not dele- cally as a basis for discussion or inter- ble to other colleagues.
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Essentials of Dental Assisting - E-Book

Author: Debbie S. Robinson,Doni L. Bird

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323291562

Category: Medical

Page: 520

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Fully updated to include the latest procedures and trends, this practical resource focuses on the core clinical skills and knowledge you need to become a practicing dental assistant. The concise, full-color text has been specifically designed and written to help you easily grasp important DA information. And step-by-step procedures, application exercises, and a wealth of pedagogical aids ensure that you master all the necessary skills. Focus on Clinical Dental Assisting provides essential information on the core skills and procedures needed to become a practicing dental assistant. Approachable writing style ensures that you have a full understanding of text content. Easy-to-follow organization offers 29 succinct chapters that move from profession basics and sciences to infection control, chair-side treatment foundations, and patient care in general and specific dentistry. Step-by-step procedures of skills dental assistants must master feature a consistent format that includes a goal, equipment, chronological steps, and rationales. Procedure icons clearly indicate what issues/things must be identified when performing various core procedures. Ethical implications are featured at the end of each chapter’s narrative to touch on important ethical considerations related to the chapter material. NEW! Content incorporates additional information on dynamic areas such as HIPAA laws and implications, dental imaging, dental materials, and caries prevention. NEW! Expanded and updated artwork focuses on newer products, materials, and equipment to remain current with technological advances in the modern dental office. Focus on Clinical Dental Assisting provides essential information on core skills and procedures students need to master to become practicing dental assistants. Approachable writing style ensures maximum student comprehension. Easy-to-follow organization offers 29 succinct chapters that move from profession basics and sciences to infection control, chair-side treatment foundations, and patient care in general and specific dentistry. Step-by-step procedures of skills dental assistants must master feature a consistent format that includes a goal, equipment, chronological steps, and rationales. Procedure icons alert students to the various issues they must learn to identify when performing core procedures. Ethical implications are featured at the end of each chapter’s narrative to touch on the ethical considerations students need to be made aware of.
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Mosby's Orthodontic Review

Author: Jeryl D. English,Timo Peltomaki,Kate Litschel

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455726087

Category: Medical

Page: 320

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With a concise, focused review of orthodontic concepts and current clinical information, including diagnosis, treatment planning, and clinical treatment, MOSBY'S ORTHODONTIC REVIEW is the resource you need to achieve the best results for success on competency examinations as well as excellent clinical outcomes. From foundational concepts to more subjective areas of treatment planning and clinical treatment, this book includes a wealth of information from distinguished educators, recent graduates, and practicing professionals to help you prepare for the NBDE, Part II and the ABO written and clinical examinations. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Content is designed to prepare you for the NBDE, Part II and the ABO written and clinical examinations to help you achieve the best results. Detailed illustrations provide a visual guide to conditions, techniques, diagnoses, key concepts, and more with case study photos that detail treatment from a patient’s initial exam to completion. Proven question and answer format covers the key information for each topic and helps prepare you for certification exams.
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Essentials of Dental Radiography and Radiology E-Book

Author: Eric Whaites

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702040371

Category: Medical

Page: 488

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This is the 4th edition of this classic textbook, which is used in nearly all dental schools in the UK and in many other countries. The book covers both radiography (producing the image) and radiology (interpreting the image) and presents the subjects in an accessible format. This new edition has been revised with all new line drawings. Covers all the radiology and radiography topics usually examined at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Highly illustrated, with short paragraphs, bulleted lists and flow diagrams present the subject in an accessible format. Clear line diagrams help the student understand the different topics and interpret the radiographs. Starts from basics - simple enough for basic students needs, but contains enough material for the revising postgraduate. Digital imaging updated and treated as part of mainstream dental radiography New section on cone Beam CT Updated throughout including recent classification changes and more examples of advanced imaging Emphasis of chapters on maxillary antra and temporomandibular joint changes to reflect more modern approaches to investigation All line diagrams redrawn
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