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Dental Hygiene Theory and Practice

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ISBN-10: 0721691625

ISBN-13: 9780721691626

Edition: 2nd 2003 (Revised)

Authors: Michele Leonardi Darby, Margaret Walsh

List price: $94.95
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Description:

This updated reference gives students a theoretical basis for the dental hygiene care system. Key procedures are presented in step-by-step format so students can practise and then evaluate their performance.
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Book details

List price: $94.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 7/30/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1248
Size: 9.25" wide x 11.25" long x 2.00" tall
Weight: 5.940
Language: English

for Dental Hygiene
The Evolving Profession of Dental Hygiene
Human Needs Theory and Dental Hygiene Care
Concepts of Health and Wellness
Behavioral Foundations for the Dental Hygiene Process
Cross-cultural Practice
Preparation for the Client Appointment
Infection Control
Managing Medical Emergencies
Ergonomics
Dental Hygiene Assessments
Personal, Dental, and Health Histories
Vital Signs
Pharmacologic History
Extraoral and Intraoral Clinical Assessment
Assessment of the Dentition
Oral Hygiene Assessment: Soft Deposits, Plaque Biofilm, Calculus, and Stain
Periodontal and Risk Assessment
Dental Hygiene Diagnosis, Care Plan, and Evaluation
Dental Hygiene Diagnosis
Dental Hygiene Care Plan
Implementation
Mechanical Plaque Control: Toothbrushes and Toothbrushing
Mechanical Plaque Control: Interdental Care and Supplemental Aids
Instruments and Instrumentation Theory
Root Morphology and Instrumentation Implications
Extrinsic and Intrinsic Stains and Their Management
Nonsurgical, Supportive, and Mechanized Periodontal Therapies
Periodontal Chemotherapy
Acute Gingival and Periodontal Conditions, Lesions of Endodontic Origin, and Avulsed Teeth
Fluorides and Chlorhexidine
Pit and Fissure Sealants
Nutritional Counseling
Tobacco Cessation
Impressions, Study Casts, and Oral Stents
Restorative Therapy
Pain and Anxiety Control
Behavioral Management of Pain and Anxiety
Dentinal Hypersensitivity Management
Local Anesthesia
Nitrous OxideOxygen Analgesia
Dental Hygiene Care for Individuals with Special Needs
Persons with Disabilities
Persons with Autoimmune Diseases
Persons with Neurologic and Sensory Disabilities
Persons with Mental Retardation
Persons with Cardiovascular Disease
Persons with Diabetes Mellitus
Persons with Respiratory Diseases
Persons with Cancer
Persons with HIV Infection
Persons with Alcohol and Substance Abuse Problems
Womens Health
Persons with Eating Disorders
The Older Adult
Persons with Fixed and Removable Dentures
Persons with Osseointegrated Dental Implants
Persons with Orthodontic Appliances
Practice Management
Practice Management
Professional Development
Legal and Ethical Decision Making
Glossary
Index: AHB-987 Finalized 02/21/03 Revised 6/3/03 byALC