Oxford Handbook of Applied Dental Sciences
The Oxford Handbook of Applied Dental Sciences covers the medical sciences for the preclinical dental student in a concise and easily accessible format. An international team of experts in dental education and research provide information on the applied basic sciences to ensure a sound understanding of why the medical sciences are relevant to clinical dental practice. Anatomy and development, pain and behavioural sciences, biochemistry, genomics, immunology, microbiology, pathology, and physiology are all covered. Emphasis is placed on advances in the sciences, the changed content of subjects, and the relevance to dental clinical practice, ensuring that this Handbook will provide all the information necessary for a comprehensive understanding of the subject.
Over de auteurCrispian Scully is secretary of the International Academy of Oral Medicine and the International Academy of Oral Oncology; member of the International Committee of the American Academy for Oral Medicine and past-president of the European and British Associations of Oral Medicine. He is co-director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for oral health, disability and culture; a member of the MRC Cross Board Committee; a member of the NICE advisory subcommittee on CJD; and visiting professor at Helsinki University and the University of the West of England. He is involved in several journals, including as editor of Oral Oncology, co-editor of Oral Diseases and on the editorial boards of journals such as International Journal of Oncology, Acta-Oto-Laryngologica, Archives of Oral Biology, Continuing Professional Development in Dentistry and Oral Biosciences and Medicine.
The book provides a good, concise summary of many of the traditional preclinical topics. Dental Update This is a veritable mine of information in miniature format... an almost indispensable easy re
InhoudPART I: DEVELOPMENT AND ANATOMY; PART II: PHYSIOLOGY; PART III: BIOCHEMISTRY; PART IV: GENOMICS; PART V: GENERAL IMMUNOLOGY; PART VI: PATHOLOGY; PART VII: MICROBIOLOGY; PART VIII: BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES AND PAIN