Prentice Hall Health's Complete Review of Dental Hygiene

Prentice Hall Health's Complete Review of Dental Hygiene

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For use in a Dental Hygiene review course. Topping the market in currency, this comprehensive review guide reflects the most recent changes made by the American Dental Association Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations - particularly the new emphasis on case studies - and offers future professionals in the dental hygiene field a definitive edge in their preparations to take the National Board Examination.show more

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  • Paperback | 612 pages
  • 208.28 x 274.32 x 35.56mm | 1,496.85g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0130833282
  • 9780130833280

About Jacqueline N. Brian

Jacqueline N. Brian has been recognized for professional excellence with honors that include Indiana University Dental Hygiene Association's "Outstanding Dental Hygienist in Community Service" award. She has 32 years experience as a dental hygiene practitioner and 28 as an instructor. She developed and directed Indiana University's dental hygiene program and is extensively involved with state and local professional organizations. Mary Danusis Cooper has been an instructor in the Dental Hygiene Program at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne since 1979. She remains active in clinical practice as a volunteer at Matthew 25 Health/Dental Clinic-a clinic for the indigent in Fort Wayne. As a tenured Full Professor, her responsibilities include teaching Preventive Dentistry, Nutrition, Oral Anatomy/Histology, Medical Emergencies, Clinic Seminar, and Senior Hygiene Seminar.show more

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The "Complete Review of Dental Hygiene " by Jacqueline N. Brian and Mary Danusis Cooper reflects the most recent changes made by the American Dental Association Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations. This complete review is a comprehensive collection of review questions, emphasis on case studies, presentation of key information in outline format and accompanying CD-ROM provide a definitive edge in National Board Examination preparation. As you build confidence by digging into this rich content review, you'll find that the Prentice Hall Health test preparation system is a blueprint for success across the boards. Boost your scores, launch your career! Our technology solutions allow you to gain more practice and review. Log onto www.prenhall.com/review to find additional questions, rationales, and links to related resources, or explore the free CD-ROM, which includes an audio glossary and a mock examination with case studies.show more

Table of contents

1. Introduction to the National Board Examination: Preparation, Format, and Strategies. 2. Anatomy and Physiology. 3. Head and Neck Anatomy. 4. Oral Anatomy and Histology. 5. Nutrition and Oral Health. 6. Microbiology and Infection Control. 7. Oral Pathology. 8. Pharmacology. 9. Patient Assessment and Preventive Dentistry. 10. Periodontal Instrumentation. 11. Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology. 12. Periodontology. 13. Medical Emergencies. 14. Dental Materials. 15. Community Dental Health. 16. Case Studies.show more