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Orthodontic Pearls

A Selection of Practical Tips and Clinical Expertise, Second Edition

Author: Eliakim Mizrahi

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1482241951

Category: Medical

Page: 435

View: 2387

Orthodontic Pearls: A Selection of Practical Tips and Clinical Expertise synthesizes a wealth of information gleaned from clinical and administrative experiences in orthodontic practice. The administration and running of an orthodontic practice is not often taught extensively or formally in most schools. This book fills that gap by providing tips, techniques, and practical hints to assist in everything from diagnosis and the use of appliances to patient management and marketing. Much of the information in this book comes from experience as well as lectures, courses, and journals. This second edition has been revised and expanded to cover: Digital advances in photography and radiology Digital intra oral scanning Lingual orthodontic treatments Temporomandibular joint disturbances Temporary anchorage devices Impacted canines Interdisciplinary treatment Risk management Marketing of the orthodontic practice The expanded orthodontic team Continuing education and its relevance to orthodontic practice Written in an informal style, more akin to a seminar or tutorial, this book provides readers with information helpful in both the administrative and clinical components of their orthodontic practice. It is essential reading for all practitioners—even the most experienced orthodontists—who wish to improve their skills and knowledge in the clinical treatment of patients.

Orthodontic Pearls

A Selection of Practical Tips and Clinical Expertise

Author: Eliakim Mizrahi

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0203509307

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 3242

This outstanding book synthesizes a wealth of information gleaned from clinical and administrative experiences in orthodontic practice. Contributors from around the world provide tips, techniques and practical hints to assist in everything from diagnosis and the use of appliances to patient management. It is essential reading for any practitioner, even the most experienced orthodontist, who wishes to improve skills and knowledge in the clinical treatment of patients.

Orthodontic Pearls

A Selection of Practical Tips and Clinical Expertise

Author: Eliakim Mizrahi

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 9781841842523

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 5688

This outstanding book synthesizes a wealth of information gleaned from both clinical and administrative experiences in orthodontic practice. Contributors from around the world offer a global perspective, including tips, techniques, and practical points to assist in everything from diagnosis and using appliances to patient management. Share in the experiences of a wide range of experts with this practical collection of insights. It is essential for any practitioner who wants to enhance their skills and refresh their knowledge with a broad selection of orthodontic pearls. (Distributed by Thieme for the Taylor Francis Group)

Self-ligating Brackets in Orthodontics

Current Concepts and Techniques

Author: Bjoern Ludwig,Dirk Bister

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 3131645016

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 5379

Offering advantages in design, efficiency, treatment time, and retention, self-ligating brackets have become a major part of modern orthodontic practice. Self-Ligating Brackets in Orthodontics: Current Concepts and Techniques summarizes all information and clinical studies on these popular systems, integrating them with the authors' practical, hands-on experience. From materials and mechanics, to diagnostic and therapeutic principles, to step-by-step treatment techniques, the book is a visual guide and compendium to this groundbreaking field.Special Features: Provides more than 1,500 outstanding color photographs that show the sequence of steps for all procedures involving self-ligating brackets Objectively evaluates the advantages and disadvantages of commercially available self-ligating bracket systems to help you make the best choices for your patients Covers the full scope of treatment, including oral hygiene, adhesive techniques, biomechanics, aesthetic choices, retention and stability, and more Includes multiple case studies as well as information on risks and pitfalls, practical tips, and clinical pearls that aid in decision-making and reinforce every concept Written by a team of international specialists, this book is essential for all practitioners who want to keep up with the latest developments in self-ligating brackets, expand their services, and offer state-of-the-art treatment techniques. It will teach beginners how to use the method and experienced orthodontists how to successfully incorporate this highly popular technique into their practices.

The Clinical Management of Basic Maxillofacial Orthopedic Appliances

Volume III : Temporomandibular

Author: Terrance J. Spahl,John W. Witzig

Publisher: Year Book Medical Pub

ISBN: 9780815192466

Category: Orthodontic appliances

Page: 550

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Straight Talk about Crooked Teeth

The New Orthodontics

Author: S. Kent Lauson

Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group

ISBN: 0983962014

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 219

View: 2603

"Learn about the Lauson system and what you must know to get that 'movie star smile' without extractions or surgery."


Author: Sridhar Premkumar

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 8131240363

Category: Medical

Page: 780

View: 9117

This book is an effort to step up with the present changing scenarios of learning. It is the fruition of striking a balance between rejuvenated fundamentals of classical manuscripts, the fresh knowledge rich curriculum and tailored resource package with outstanding transparencies. It combines the strong foundation of basic core elements of orthodontic concepts, proper diagnosis and recognition of problems and exposure to treatment strategies and methodologies. It is a definite book for all dental undergraduates and an excellent supplement for all students undergoing postgraduate specialist training in orthodontics. Covers syllabi prescribed by Dental Council of India (DCI) and International schools of dentistry Provides more than 1500 line arts, flowcharts, tables and clinical photographs for easy perception of the subject and to illustrate vital principles and techniques Chapters contain Clinical Significance boxes that encourage readers to relate and channelize the theory knowledge into clinical practice Learning Exercises furnished in each chapter facilitates the students to assess themselves and reflect on what had been learnt Synopsis of Treatment Planning for Different Malocclusions, the last chapter serves not only as a guide to recap the depth and breadth of factual comprehension but also to promote analysis, evaluation and judgment in orthodontic treatment philosophies

Orthodontic concepts and strategies

Author: Frans P. G. M. van der Linden

Publisher: Quintessence Pub Co


Category: Medical

Page: 309

View: 3017

This book details practical treatment procedures that the reader can put directly into practice. The author draws upon his vast experience to describe how appliances should be used and what they can achieve. He also recommends treatment approaches for specific problems, such as asymmetries and open bites, and how to avoid the common pitfalls associated with them. These topics are amply illustrated with schematic drawings and clinical photographs. In addition, the author refutes some longstanding myths and misconceptions that often lead to problems for inexperienced clinicians. Successful orthodontic treatment depends on many factors, some of them often dismissed as insignificant. The author advocates attention to details both large and small to achieve predictable and stable results.

Aesthetic Perspectives in Jaw Surgery

Author: Harvey M. Rosen

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461221420

Category: Medical

Page: 284

View: 2237

In this work, Dr. Rosen, who has "changed the way most surgeons work on the jaw and chin" describes his own aesthetic techniques of balanced and proportioned soft facial tissue correction. This volume will be extremely useful to the surgeon interested in the aesthetics of plastic, maxillofacial, and orthodontic surgery.

Interdisciplinary Treatment Planning

Principles, Design, Implementation

Author: Michael Cohen

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780867154740

Category: Medical

Page: 548

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This book is an offshoot of the Seattle Study Club, a popular continuing education group with hundreds of chapters throughout the US and Canada. Based on the proposition that specific treatments and techniques come and go but comprehensive treatment planning is universal and timeless, this group unites clinicians of all levels and from all disciplines, challenging them to master the principles of total case management through interdisciplinary treatment-planning exercises. In keeping with that philosophy, this book articulates the seemingly mystical process by which master clinicians treatment plan their own cases. Because the authors represent every specialty in dentistry.periodontology, orthodontics, prosthodontics, endodontics, and oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Clinical Surgery Pearls

Author: R Dayananda Babu

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9350903962

Category: Medical

Page: 509

View: 408

The second edition of Clinical Surgery Pearls is a question and answer book for postgraduate and undergraduate students. Each chapter focuses on a typical case, beginning with an overview, followed by a checklist for history and physical examination, and diagnostic points for that case. A number of questions with answers reviewing the anatomy, physiology, investigation, differential diagnosis and updated staging and evidence-based management for that case, are then presented. The book is highlighted by numerous flow charts, tables, photographs and illustrations. A separate chapter provides definitions for various clinical terminologies. Key points New edition, question and answer book for students Presents 50 clinical cases with questions and answers Easy to read, understandable format Includes numerous flow charts, tables, photographs and illustrations Separate chapter dedicated to definitions of clinical terminologies Previous edition published in 2010

Pearls for Your Practice

Author: Joe Blaes

Publisher: PennWell Books

ISBN: 9780878148202

Category: Medical

Page: 214

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Growing a Healthy Child

Secrets from a Wise Old Doc

Author: William P. Smith Jr. D.D.S.

Publisher: Archway Publishing

ISBN: 1480838748

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 202

View: 6311

Raising a child is a parents most important job. But theres a lot to learn and know. In Growing a Healthy Child, author Dr. William P. Smith offers a step-by-step reference guide starting at pre-pregnancy and going through eighteen years old. From a dental perspective, Smith discusses a wealth of information about a variety of topics, including how to grow a: healthy parent-child relationship; healthy TMJ system; positive sense of self-worth and self-esteem; great smile; mouth with no cavities and no need for shots, drilling, or fillings; and healthy child. In addition, Smith shares his knowledge about: dental emergencies, new orthodontic treatments for overall health, the airway and sleep, healthy jaw joints, posture, Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, dental insurance, and more. Filled with practical advice, Growing a Healthy Child offers a well-rounded resource to help parents promote their childrens health and wellness and provide the healthiest possible start to life.

Chapman's Orthopaedic Surgery

Author: Michael W. Chapman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780781714877

Category: Electronic books

Page: 4601

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TMJ Disorders and Orofacial Pain

The Role of Dentistry in a Multidisciplinary Diagnostic Approach

Author: Axel Bumann,Ulrich Lotzmann

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 3131605618

Category: Medical

Page: 128

View: 5226

The treatment of temporomandibular disorders requires a multidisciplinary approach, involving the participation of dentists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, radiologists, and others. This lavishly illustrated text/atlas provides a wealth of valuable information for specialists who need to enhance their understanding of TMJ disorders. TMJ Disorders and Orofacial Pain is the invaluable diagnostic guide all dentists and related specialists need to provide optimize the care and treatment of patients in this condition. It ties together the anatomic, physiologic, and psychological aspects of TMJ to help you confidently reach an accurate diagnosis.MRI has proven to be the most reliable imaging modality for the diagnosis of TMJ disorders. A key benefit of this text is teaching dentists how to interpret MRIs, and also to provide the required knowledge for informed communication with radiologists. Throughout the text, you'll find exquisitely detailed, full-color photographs which take you step-by-step through the clinical examination of the jaw. The book teaches you how to analyze information as it comes in to select the proper course of treatment based on the patient's history and clinical data.Written in a clear and easy-to-follow format, the text presents state-of-the-art approaches to managing TMJ disorders. With this book, dentists and related specialists will gain the essential skills and knowledge needed to ensure their patients receive the best possible care!

Clinical Cases in Orthodontics

Author: Martyn T. Cobourne,Padhraig S. Fleming,Andrew T. DiBiase,Sofia Ahmad

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 140519779X

Category: Medical

Page: 456

View: 3525

Wiley–Blackwell′s Clinical Cases series is designed to recognize the centrality of clinical cases to the profession by providing actual cases with an academic backbone. Clinical Cases in Orthodontics applies both theory and practice to real–life orthodontic cases in a clinically relevant format. This unique approach supports the new trend in case–based and problem–based learning, thoroughly covering topics ranging from Class I malocclusions to orthognathic surgery. Highly illustrated in full color, Clinical Cases in Orthodontics ′ format fosters independent learning and prepares the reader for case–based examinations.

Principles and Practice of Pediatric Sleep Medicine E-Book

Author: Stephen H. Sheldon,Meir H. Kryger,Richard Ferber,David Gozal

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455733326

Category: Medical

Page: 472

View: 8655

Principles and Practice of Pediatric Sleep Medicine, 2nd Edition, written by preeminent sleep medicine experts Drs. Sheldon, Kryger, Ferber, and Gozal, is the most comprehensive source for diagnosing and managing sleep disorders in children. Newly updated and now in full color throughout, this medical reference book is internationally recognized as the definitive resource for any health practitioner who treats children, providing absolute guidance on virtually all of the sleep-associated problems encountered in pediatric patients. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Organized format separates coverage into Normal and Abnormal sleep for quick access to the key information you need. Abundantly referenced chapters help you to investigate topics further. Equips you with a complete understanding of both medical and psychiatric sleep disorders. New and expanded chapters regarding sleep related breathing disorders; parasomnias; differential diagnosis of pediatric sleep disorders; hypersomnia; school start times and implications; and the evaluation and management of circadian rhythm disturbances. Extensive coverage on obstructive sleep apnea, diagnosis and treatment; evaluation and management of sleepy children; evaluation and management of circadian rhythm abnormalities; and pharmacology.

Oral and Maxillofacial Diseases

Author: Crispian Scully,Stephen Flint,Stephen R. Porter,Kursheed Moos,Jose Bagan

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1841847518

Category: Medical

Page: 488

View: 3149

One of the most comprehensive illustrated coverages available of the oral and maxillofacial manifestations of diseases has now been revised and further extended to include problems with newer classes of drugs and systemic diseases.

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