Oral Cancer

A Synopsis of Pathology and Management

Author: George Dimitroulis,B. S. Avery

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 168

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A new Wright dental title presenting note-style, synoptic information on this specialised field of dentistry. Presented in a simple, readable format, this book is suitable for use by all those who may encounter patients with oral cancer in their everyday practice.
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Oral Medicine & Pathology: A Guide to Diagnosis and Management

Author: Saman Warnakulasuriya,WM Tilakaratna

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 935025221X

Category: Medical

Page: 563

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This book is a comprehensive guide to diagnosis and management in oral medicine and pathology, with each chapter covering a different condition. Presented in an easy to read format, each topic begins with an outline of the disease, classification and a review of the etiology and clinical features, radiological and histological features, investigation methods and management. The pathology sections provide detailed explanations of pathogenesis, supported by numerous illustrations and photomicrographs. Emphasis is placed on developing clinical diagnostic skills, the role of haematological and immunological tests, biopsy and histopathology, imaging and other investigative techniques. ‘Key features’ boxes are included for every topic, as well as self assessment questions and suggestions for further reading. Key points Comprehensive guide to diagnosis and management in oral medicine and pathology Emphasis placed on diagnostic skills and investigative techniques Self assessment questions and ‘key features’ boxes included for each topic More than 1300 photographs, diagrams, graphs and tables
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Clinical Outline of Oral Pathology

Diagnosis and Treatment

Author: Lewis R. Eversole

Publisher: PMPH-USA

ISBN: 9781607950158

Category: Medical

Page: 738

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4th Edition with full color images integrates the precepts of basic oral pathology, oral radiology, and oral medicine. The primary objective of this text is the development of an approach to the patient, providing the student with a protocol for developing a differential diagnosis. Evaluating patient responses and clinical signs so as to limit the differential and ultimately securing a definitive diagnosis so that a treatment plan can be generated. It assists in constructing a differential diagnosis, arriving at a definitive diagnosis, and providing appropriate management and treatment. Diseases of the oral cavity have been categorized according to presenting signs and symptoms.
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Cawson's Essentials of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine E-Book

Author: Roderick A. Cawson,Edward W Odell

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702040010

Category: Medical

Page: 472

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This is a new edition of a classic textbook of oral pathology and oral medicine for dental students and candidates for postgraduate dentistry exams. Illustrated in colour throughout, the book offers a comprehensive introduction to the pathology of oral disease, its clinical manifestations and the principles of management. A final section deals with the medically compromised patient. Comprehensive coverage of both oral pathology and oral medicine in a single paperback volume Ideal for both undergraduate and post-graduate dentistry exams Lucid writing style provides easy access to essential information Illustrated in high quality throughout, with over 80 new full colour images Ample use of flow charts guide the student thorough the process of differential diagnosis for a range of conditions Classic text explaining the dental relevance of a range of systemic diseases Updated chapters on cancer and premalignancy, including new information on disease management. New section on healing of the normal tooth socket, and pathology of osseointegration and sinusitis. Includes discussion of controversial issues such as prophylaxis for infective endocarditis. Addition of new WHO disease classifications – such as premalignancy. New section on the relationship between the pathology of caries and its treatment. Usability of diagnostic flow charts improved by addition of icons to the relevant sections of text referring the reader to the flow chart. Many sections improved and updated, including cleft lip and palate, maxillary sinusitis and lichenoid reactions to amalgam restorations. New section on implants, implant related lesions and osseointegration.
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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Author: Lars Andersson,Karl-Erik Kahnberg,M. Anthony Pogrel

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118292561

Category: Medical

Page: 1312

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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is a comprehensive referencefor all trainees and specialists in oral and maxillofacial surgery,oral surgery, and surgical dentistry. This landmark new resourcedraws together current research, practice and developments in thefield, as expressed by world authorities. The book’s aim isto cover the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery,incorporating recent technical and biological developments withinthe specialty. It provides a uniquely international andcontemporary approach, reflecting the exciting developments oftechnique and instrumentation within this surgical field, built ontechnical innovation and medical and dental research. Oral andMaxillofacial Surgery coalesces impressively broad and deepcoverage of this surgical specialty into a cohesive and readableresource, identifying commonalities and shedding light oncontroversies through reasoned discussion and balanced presentationof the evidence. The Editors are joined by over 50 international experts,offering a truly global perspective on the full spectrum of issuesin oral and maxillofacial surgery. The book’s coverageextends from basic principles such as patient evaluation, dentalanesthesia, wound healing, infection control, and surgicalinstruments, to coverage of the complex areas of dentoalveolarsurgery, oral pathologic lesions, trauma, implant surgery,dentofacial deformities, temporomandibular joint disorders, andsalivary gland disorders. Where relevant, the book providesseparate coverage of topics where practice differs significantlyfrom region to region, such as general anesthesia.
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Clinical Oral Medicine and Pathology

Author: Jean M. Bruch,Nathaniel Treister

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319297678

Category: Medical

Page: 207

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Following on the favorable reception of the first edition, the authors have thoroughly revised and updated the second edition of this resourceful clinical handbook. The book has been well received internationally by a wide audience of clinicians, including general dentists, oral surgeons, otolaryngologists, primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, dental hygienists, physician assistants, and dermatologists, and sales have been strong among students and post-graduate residents training in medical, dental, and allied health fields, supporting the versatility of this work and serving as testimony to its value in both the academic and private practice arenas. Several key updates and improvements have been made to the second edition. All informational content has been updated to ensure accuracy and relevance, particularly in the rapidly evolving fields of oncology and pharmacology. A new chapter has been added entitled “Oral Sequelae of Cancer and Cancer Therapy” which better organizes and consolidates previous content while expanding on topics such as targeted therapies and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Additional clinical images have been included throughout the book so that the full clinical spectrum of any given condition is well-represented. Furthermore, the print quality, as well as the positioning and layout of the clinical images has been improved for optimal utility. Lastly, the summary boxes that follow each condition have been reconfigured with color-coded icons for improved definition, ease of use and cross-referencing. Clinical Oral Medicine and Pathology, Second Edition will continue to serve as an authoritative contemporary resource for clinicians seeking guidance in the diagnosis and management of oral diseases.
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Synopsis of Clinical Oncology

Author: Michael D. Stubblefield, MD,Michael W. O'Dell, MD

Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing

ISBN: 1936287005

Category: Medical

Page: 326

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"Authored by some of the world's leading cancer experts from wide ranging disciplines including oncology, radiation oncology, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, and radiology this compact volume provides authoritative state-of-the-art primer level overviews of the various cancer types, their evaluation, and treatment. Every aspect of oncology is covered with clear, up-to-date descriptions of the general principles and concepts fundamental to attaining a clinical appreciation of the foundations of cancer care. Each chapter is concise but highlights the basic tenets health care professionals working with cancer patients need to know to understand the diseases and current treatment options. To facilitate review, Key Points are boxed in each chapter to summarize important clinical information and concepts at a glance. This book represents a synthesis of information from some of the top physicians in oncology that is not as easily accessed anywhere else. Features of Synopsis of Clinical Oncology include: Multi-specialty expert authorship Focus on therapeutics management of cancer Key Points boxed in each chapter for quick review "
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Oral and Maxillofacial Medicine

The Basis of Diagnosis and Treatment

Author: Crispian Scully

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702040266

Category: Medical

Page: 408

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Avoiding excessive detail, the prize-winning book offers sound guidance on the whole range of common and potentially serious disorders that are routinely encountered in clinical practice. It places a strong emphasis on practical issues with a clear ‘how to’ approach and easy access to information via the liberal use of artworks, tables, colour photographs, patient care pathways and chapter summary boxes. Completely revised and updated, with additional text and illustrations, this volume is ideal for senior dental students, dental practitioners and for trainees and practitioners in oral medicine, surgery and pathology in particular. An accessible account of the basics of oral and maxillofacial medicine from one of the best-selling dental authors world-wide Explores common presenting complaints such as cervical lymphadenopathy, lumps and swellings, soreness and ulceration Highlights the conditions which are most important - whether because of frequency, or potential seriousness e.g. aphthae, denture-induced stomatitis, temporomandibular joint pain-dysfunction syndrome and oral cancer Presents key information in a templated, easily-readable, practical manner - ideal for the busy clinical environment Contains clear guidance on how to talk with patients and their relatives and provides sample patient advice information Previous edition was WINNER OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF MEDICINE/SOCIETY OF AUTHORS BOOK AWARDS IN THE 'NEW AUTHORED BOOK' CATEGORY Fully updated throughout to ensure currency of information New chapters on sialorrhoea, drooling and adverse drug reactions Revised page design with liberal use of bullet points, algorithms, tables and summary boxes - all with new colour photography - for easy access to information Increased number of diagnostic algorithms to help build diagnostic skills Summary boxes at the end of each section further facilitate rapid-access to information and aid retention of key facts
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Synopsis of Oral Pathology

Author: Surindar Nath Bhaskar

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 809

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Intended for use by both the student and practitioner seeking a general survey of oral pathology, this work covers the general principles of oral pathology, pathology of jaws and teeth, pathology of oral mucosa, tongue and saliva glands and special oral pathology.
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