Preservation and Restoration of Tooth Structure

Preservation and Restoration of Tooth Structure

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Combining the approaches of preventative and restorative dentistry, this is a revised and updated guide to the clinical techniques and procedures necessary for managing tooth disorders and disease. * Introduces minimally invasive dentistry as a model to control dental disease and then restore the mouth to optimal form, function, and aesthetics * Contains several student-friendly features, including a new layout, line drawings and clinical photographs to illustrate key concepts * Covers fundamental topics, including the evolutionary biology of the human oral environment; caries management and risk assessment; remineralization; principles of cavity design; lifestyle factors; choices between restorative materials and restoration management * Includes a companion website with self-assessment exercises for students and a downloadable image bank for instructors
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Product details

  • Hardback | 328 pages
  • 216 x 282 x 20mm | 1,130g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 3rd Edition
  • 1118766598
  • 9781118766590
  • 465,953

Table of contents

1. The Oral Environment and the Main Causes of Tooth Structure Loss J. Kaidonis, G. C. Townsend, J. McIntyre, L.C. Richards, W.R. Hume 2. Dental Caries: Management of Early Lesions and the Disease Process G.J. Mount, H. Ngo, W.R. Hume, M. Wolff 3. Dental Caries: Activity and Risk Assessment H Ngo, M. Wolff 4. Non-Carious Tooth Structure Loss: Diagnosis, Risk and Activity Assessment, and Clinical Management J. Kaidonis, L.C. Richards, G.C. Townsend and GS Heithersay 5. Aids to Remineralization M. Fontana, L.J. Walsh, B. T. Amaechi, H.C. Ngo 6. Systems for Classifying Defects of the Exposed Tooth Surface G.J. Mount, W.R. Hume, H. Ngo and M.S. Wolff 7. Principles of Cavity Design for the Restoration of Advanced Lesions G.J. Mount, H. Ngo 8. Instruments Used in Cavity Preparation G.J. Mount, L.J. Walsh, A. Brostek 9. Glass-Ionomer Materials G.J. Mount, H. Ngo 10. Resin Based Composite Restorative Materials A.U.J. Yap, J.C.L. Neo, V. Thompson, M.S. Wolff 11. Silver Amalgam G.J. Mount, H. Ngo 12. Pulpal Responses, Pulp Protection and Pulp Therapy W. R. Hume, W.L.K. Massey, G.J. Mount and G.S Heithersay 13. Choosing Between Restoration Modalities G.J. Mount, M. Wolff, H. Ngo 14. Caries in Young Children: Special Considerations in Aetiology and Management W.K. Seow, H.C Ngo 15. Oral Care of Older People Angus WG Walls, Iain A Pretty [standardize] 16. Lifestyle Factors Affecting Tooth Structure Loss L.J. Walsh, P.J. Ford 17. Periodontal Considerations in Tooth Restoration G.J. Mount 18. Occlusion as it Relates to Restoration of Individual Teeth G.J. Mount 19. Failures of Individual Restorations and their Management G.J. Mount
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About Graham J. Mount

Graham J. Mount is a Visiting Research Fellow at the School of Dentistry, University of Adelaide, Australia and has a lifetime track record of promoting and delivering advances in the quality of patient care in areas related to both prevention and tooth restoration. Wyatt R. Hume is a Senior Consultant with the Academy for Academic Leadership in Atlanta, former Professor and Chair of Restorative Dentistry at the University of California, San Francisco and former Dean of the School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, USA. Hien C. Ngo is Professor and Dean of the School of Dentistry, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. Mark S. Wolff is Professor and Chair of the Department of Cariology and Comprehensive Care and Associate Dean for Pre-doctoral Clinical Education at the New York University College of Dentistry, USA.
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