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Author Weinberg, Mea A., author.

Title The dentist's drug and prescription guide / Mea A. Weinberg, DMD, MSD, RPh, Clinical Professor, Ashmann Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, New York University College of Dentistry, New York, NY, USA, Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, Stuart J. Froum, DDS, Adjunct Clinical Professor and Director of Clinical Research, Ashman Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, New York University College of Dentistry, NY, USA, Private Practice, New York, New York, Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Stuart L. Segelnick, DDS, MS, Private practice in Brooklyn, NY, USA, The American Board of Periodontology; Diplomate, International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Adjunct Associate Professor of Oral Medicine at University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Adjunct Clinical Professor Ashman Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry New York University College of Dentistry in New York, NY, USA
Edition Second edition
Published Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2020
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Contents Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Contributors -- Preface -- Chapter 1 Introduction to Pharmacology -- 1.1 Definition of Terms -- 1.2 Pharmacokinetics -- 1.3 Pharmacodynamics -- References -- Chapter 2 The Prescription and Drug Names -- 2.1 Parts of a Prescription -- 2.2 Generic Substitution -- 2.3 Controlled Drugs -- 2.4 Principles of Prescription Writing -- 2.5 How to Avoid Prescription Errors -- References -- Additional Resources -- Chapter 3 Basic Prescribing and Drug Dosing for the Dental Patient -- 3.1 Basic Principles of Drug Dosing -- 3.2 Pediatric Patients
3.2.1 Penicillin V Oral Suspension -- 3.2.2 How is the Dose Calculated if the Child can Swallow Tablets (Table 3.5)? -- 3.2.3 If Amoxicillin Is To Be Prescribed -- 3.2.4 Azithromycin -- 3.2.5 Clindamycin -- 3.3 Pregnant and Nursing Patients -- 3.4 Elderly Patients -- 3.5 Patients with Renal Impairment -- 3.6 Patients with Hepatic Impairment -- 3.7 Patients with History of Bariatric Surgery -- References -- Additional Resources -- Chapter 4 Dental Formularies: Drugs Prescribed in Dentistry -- 4.1 Antimicrobials, Systemic -- 4.1.1 General Considerations -- 4.1.2 Antibiotics
4.1.3 Specific Instructions for Taking Antibiotics -- 4.2 Antimicrobials, Local -- 4.2.1 Chlorhexidine Gluconate -- 4.2.2 Other Mouth Rinses and Periodontal Health Products -- 4.3 Controlled-Release Drug Delivery -- 4.4 Antivirals/Antifungal Agents -- 4.4.1 Antiviral Agents -- 4.4.2 Antifungal Agents -- 4.5 Prescribing for Acute Dental Pain -- 4.5.1 General Considerations -- 4.5.2 Aspirin -- 4.5.3 Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) -- 4.5.4 Acetaminophen -- 4.5.5 Opioid Analgesics -- 4.5.6 Management Plan for Acute Dental Pain
4.6 Prevention and Management of Opioid Prescription Drug Misuse -- 4.7 Oral Sedation -- 4.7.1 Benzodiazepines -- 4.7.2 Other Agents -- 4.8 Glucocorticosteroids -- 4.8.1 Topical Glucocorticosteroids -- 4.8.2 Other Nonsteroidal Topical Agents Used in the Management of Oral Lesions -- 4.8.3 Systemic Corticosteroids -- References -- Additional Resources -- Chapter 5 How to Manage Potential Drug Interactions in Dentistry -- 5.1 Introduction to Drug Interactions -- 5.2 Antibiotic-Drug Interactions in Dentistry -- 5.3 Analgesic-Drug Interactions in Dentistry
5.4 Sympathomimetic Agents and Drug Interactions in Dentistry -- 5.5 Antianxiety Drug Interactions in Dentistry -- References -- Chapter 6 Evidence-Based Theory for Drug Prescribing in Dentistry -- 6.1 General Considerations -- 6.2 Prescribing for Inflammatory Periodontal Diseases and Periodontal Surgical Procedures -- 6.2.1 Gingivitis, Dental Biofilm Induced -- 6.2.2 Periodontitis -- 6.2.3 Necrotizing Periodontal Diseases -- 6.2.4 Refractory Periodontitis -- 6.2.5 Molar-Incisor Periodontitis -- 6.2.6 Periodontal Therapy -- 6.3 Prescribing for Dental Implant Surgery -- 6.3.1 Prescribing for Sinus Floor Elevation Surgery
Summary "The revised and updated second edition of The Dentist's Drug and Prescription Guide offers a practical and quick reference to medications commonly prescribed in dental practice. With contributions from experts on the topic, this comprehensive book takes an accessible question-and-answer format, providing answers to common questions dentists ask about drugs. The most updated information on drugs is presented throughout, including the current antibiotic prophylaxis guidelines and newer osteoporosis drugs. A new section describes how to manage patients on medications, and includes new chapters on the important topics of opioid prescribing and abuse and pain management. Alternative effective medications for opioids are discussed in detail. Putting all the prescription and drug information needed in daily dental practice at your fingertips, The Dentist's Drug and Prescription Guide is an essential reference for practicing dental clinicians and dental hygienists. Written for both general and specialist dentists and dental hygienists, the revised second edition of The Dentist's Drug and Prescription Guide is a must-have reference for the most current information available on medications used in the dental profession"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Dental pharmacology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Drugs -- Dosage -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Drugs -- Prescribing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Pharmacological Preparations, Dental -- administration & dosage
Pharmacological Preparations, Dental -- adverse effects
Pharmacological Preparations, Dental -- pharmacology
Dental pharmacology.
Drugs -- Dosage.
Drugs -- Prescribing.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Froum, Stuart J., author.
Segelnick, Stuart L., author.
LC no. 2019048455
ISBN 1119539358