Clinical Practice of the Dental Hygienist

Clinical Practice of the Dental Hygienist

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The cornerstone text of almost every dental hygienist's library is now in its thoroughly updated Tenth Edition. Written in a straightforward, concise outline format, this text equips both students and practitioners with the clinical and educational skills needed for successful practice. Features includes full-color artwork and photographs, case-based exercises, procedure boxes, and ethics boxes. The Tenth Edition presents the latest technical advances and research findings and includes a new chapter on teeth whitening.
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  • Hardback | 1216 pages
  • 216 x 280 x 44.45mm | 2,565g
  • Philadelphia, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 10th Revised edition
  • 530
  • 0781763223
  • 9780781763226
  • 1,063,148

Table of contents

Preface Section I: Orientation to Clinical Dental Hygiene Practice Chapter 1: The Professional Dental Hygienist Section II: Preparation for Dental Hygiene Practice Chapter 2: Infection Control: Transmissible Diseases Chapter 3: Exposure Control: Barriers for Patient and Clinician Chapter 4: Infection Control: Clinical Procedures Section III: Assessment Chapter 6: Documentation Chapter 7: Personal, Dental, and Medical Histories Part IV: Dental Hygiene Diagnosis and Care Planning Chapter 21: Planning for Dental Hygiene Care Chapter 22: The Dental Hygiene Care Plan Part V: Prevention Chapter 23: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Chapter 24: Protocols for Prevention and Control of Dental Caries Chapter 25: Oral Infection Control: Toothbrushes and Toothbrushing Part VI: Treatment Chapter 36: Instruments and Principles for Instrumentation Chapter 37: Nonsurgical Periodontal Instrumentation Chapter 38: Nonsurgical Periodontal Therapy: Supplemental Care Procedures Chapter 39: Acute Periodontal Conditions Chapter 40: Sutures and dressings Chapter 41: Dentin Hypersensitivity Chapter 42: Extrinsic Stain Removal Chapter 43: Tooth Whitening Part VII: Evaluation and Maintenance Introduction
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