Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (6th Edition)


Download Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (6th Edition) written by James R. Hupp, Myron R. Tucker, Edward Ellis in PDF format. This book is under the category Dentistry and bearing the isbn/isbn13 number 323091776/9780323091770. You may reffer the table below for additional details of the book.

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A comprehensive guide to oral surgery procedures; Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; 6th Edition (PDF) enhances your skills in diagnosis; evaluation; and patient management. Full-colour photographs and drawings show how to perform basic surgical techniques; and an overview of more advanced surgical procedures includes guidelines on when to refer patients to specialists and how to provide supportive postoperative care. This latest 6th edition also includes the latest developments in instrumentation; dental implants; and current technology. Written by well-known OMS educatorsMyron R. Tucker; James R. Hupp; and Edward Ellis III; this ebook is a valuable reference for any dental student or office.

  • UPDATED content on new instruments; implants; and the latest technology help you treat your patients more effectively.
  • UPDATED Surgical Reconstruction of Defects of the Jaws chapter includes new information on Bone Morphogenetic Proteins (BMPs).
  • Management of Medical Emergencies chapter helps you prepare for; prevent; and manage the most common emergencies that may occur in the dental office setting.
  • Complex Exodontia chapter describes techniques for surgical tooth extraction; including the principles of flap design; development; management; and suturing; as well as open extraction of single- and multi-rooted teeth; multiple extractions; and concomitant alveoloplasty.
  • Management of Facial Fractures chapter outlines the fundamental principles for evaluation and treatment of the patient with facial trauma.
  • Infection Control chapter describes proper cleaning and sterilization of office environment; armamentarium; working surfaces; and personnel to help you prevent the injuries and illnesses that result from improper sterilizing and disinfecting.
  • Convenient appendices offer quick access to resources such as current price lists for key instruments; office record tips; sample drug schedules; examples of prescriptions; and consent forms.
  • UPDATED Facial Cosmetic Surgery chapter is organized by nonsurgical and surgical procedures; covering popular procedures such as blepharoplasty; dermal fillers; botox; browlift and forehead procedures; facial resurfacing; rhinoplasty; and rhytidectomy.
  • UPDATED Medicolegal Considerations chapter reviews concepts of liability; risk management; methods of risk reduction; and actions that should be taken if a malpractice suit is filed against the dentist or a dentist’s employee.
  • UPDATED Correction of Dentofacial Deformities chapter includes new information on conventional treatment planning; image prediction; and 3D virtual computerized surgical planning.
  • UPDATED Implant Treatment information is divided into two new chapters; one on basic techniques and concepts for clinical situations where adequate bone and soft tissue exists and implants can be placed into a well-healed area of bone; and another chapter on more complex concepts focusing on cases that require immediate implant placement and cases where soft tissue and bone augmentation may be required.

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James R. Hupp, Myron R. Tucker, Edward Ellis


Mosby; 6th edition




718 pages









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