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Title McDonald and Avery's dentistry for the child and adolescent / [edited by] Jeffrey A. Dean ; associate editors: James E. Jones, LaQuia A. Walker Vinson
Edition Tenth edition
Published St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Examination of the mouth and other relevant structures -- Radiographic techniques -- Acquired and developmental disturbances of the teeth and associated oral structures -- Development and morphology of the primary teeth -- Clinical genetics for the dental practitioner -- Child abuse and neglect -- Mechanical and chemotherapeutic home oral hygiene -- Nutritional considerations for the pediatric dental patient -- Dental caries in the child and adolescent -- Pit-and-fissure sealants and preventive resin restorations -- Restorative dentistry -- Dental materials -- Treatment of deep caries, vital pulp exposure, and pulpless teeth -- Gingivitis and periodontal disease -- Local anesthesia and pain control for the child and adolescent -- Nonpharmacologic management of children's behaviors -- Pharmacologic management of patient behavior -- Hospital dental services for children and the use of general anesthesia -- Eruption of the teeth: local, systemic, and congenital factors that influence the process -- Growth of the face and dental arches -- Cephalometrics and facial aesthetics : the key to complete treatment planning -- Managing the developing occlusion -- Multidisciplinary team approach to cleft lip and palate management -- Prosthodontic treatment of the adolescent patient -- Dental problems of children with special health care needs -- Management of the medically compromised patient : hematologic disorders, cancer, hepatitis, and aids -- Management of trauma to the teeth and supporting tissues -- Tumors of the oral soft tissues and cysts and tumors of bone -- Oral surgery for the pediatric patient -- The child in context of the family, community, and society -- Practice management
Summary "McDonald and Avery's Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent, 10th Edition discusses pediatric examination, development, morphology, eruption of the teeth, and dental caries in depth - and emphasizes prevention and the treatment of the medically compromised patient. Boasting a new design and handy Evolve site, this new edition by Jeffrey A. Dean equips you with the latest diagnostic and treatment recommendations in the fast-growing field of pediatric dentistry"--Publisher's description
Notes Revision of: McDonald and Avery's dentistry for the child and adolescent / [edited by] Jeffrey A. Dean, David R. Avery, Ralph E. McDonald.9th ed. ©2011
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (ScienceDirect, viewed November 18, 2015)
Subject Pedodontics.
Youth -- Dental care.
Dental Care for Children.
Pediatric Dentistry -- methods.
Form Electronic book
Author Dean, Jeffrey A. (Jeffrey Alan), editor
Jones, James E. (James Earl), 1950- editor
Vinson, LaQuia A. Walker, editor
Preceded by (work): McDonald, Ralph E., 1920- Dentistry for the child and adolescent
ISBN 9780323287463 (electronic book)
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Other Titles Dentistry for the child and adolescent
OTHER TI Revision of (expression): McDonald and Avery's dentistry for the child and adolescent. 9th ed. ©2011