Dental Brief; An American Journal of Dental Science, Art and Literature Volume 3

Dental Brief; An American Journal of Dental Science, Art and Literature Volume 3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...of the head to one-fourth the original size. I only use a large headed mandrel when using large disks. "The disk is a very painful thing, and I use mostly strips and work them back and forth slowly.' Do you? Oh!--I don't; I use disks almost exclusively, always when it is possible. To obviate the pain, which is caused by nothing else but the heat, I have my assistant throw a continuous blast of cold air on the tooth. The air alone, of course, would hurt as much as the ordinary manner of disking does, but properly applied at the same time, neither it nor the disking gives any pain. To get cold air you can use a continuous flow Richmond spray, a blow-pipe bellows, or a compressed air apparatus such as is used by the nose and throat specialists. Some of the modern buildings in large cities furnish compressed air, which makes it yery convenient for dental work. In putting on the final polish I use a rouge-coated paper disk. This polishes a filling smoother and better than anything that has yet been brought to my notice. Ind. Dental Journal. Twelve Success Maxims.--The President of the London Chamber of Commerce gives twelve maxims for success, which he has tried through five years of business experience: 1. Have a definite aim. f 2. Go straight for it. / 3. Master all details. / 4. Always know more than you aire expected to know. 5. Remember that difficulties are only made to overcome. 6. Treat failures as stepping-stones to further effort. 7. Never put your hand out farther than you can draw it back. 8. At times be bold; always, prudent. 9. The minority often beats the majority in the end. 10. Make good use of other men's brains. 11. Listen well; answer cautiously; decide promptly. 12 Preserve, by all means in your power, "a sound mind in a...show more

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  • Paperback | 162 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 299g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236585208
  • 9781236585202