McDonald and Avery's dentistry for the child and adolescent /

McDonald and Avery's dentistry for the child and adolescent / Dentistry for the child and adolescent [edited by] Jeffrey A. Dean... [et al.] - 10th ed. - Missouri : Elsevier, c.2016. - xix, 700 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Examination of the mouth and other relevant structures --
Radiographic techniques --
Acquired and developmental disturbances of the teeth and associated oral structures --
Development and morphology of the primary teeth --
Clinical genetics for the dental practitioner --
Child abuse and neglect --
Mechanical and chemotherapeutic home oral hygiene --
Nutritional considerations for the pediatric dental patient --
Dental caries in the child and adolescent --
Pit-and-fissure sealants and preventive resin restorations --
Restorative dentistry --
Dental materials --
Treatment of deep caries, vital pulp exposure, and pulpless teeth --
Gingivitis and periodontal disease --
Local anesthesia and pain control for the child and adolescent --
Nonpharmacologic management of children's behaviors --
Pharmacologic management of patient behavior --
Hospital dental services for children and the use of general anesthesia --
Eruption of the teeth: local, systemic, and congenital factors that influence the process --
Growth of the face and dental arches --
Cephalometrics and facial aesthetics : the key to complete treatment planning --
Managing the developing occlusion --
Multidisciplinary team approach to cleft lip and palate management --
Prosthodontic treatment of the adolescent patient --
Dental problems of children with special health care needs --
Management of the medically compromised patient : hematologic disorders, cancer, hepatitis, and aids --
Management of trauma to the teeth and supporting tissues --
Tumors of the oral soft tissues and cysts and tumors of bone --
Oral surgery for the pediatric patient --
The child in context of the family, community, and society --
Practice management.

"McDonald and Avery's Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent, 10th Edition discusses pediatric examination, development, morphology, eruption of the teeth, and dental caries in depth - and emphasizes prevention and the treatment of the medically compromised patient. Boasting a new design and handy Evolve site, this new edition by Jeffrey A. Dean equips you with the latest diagnostic and treatment recommendations in the fast-growing field of pediatric dentistry"--Publisher's description.

9780323287456 (hardcover : alk. paper)


Dental Care for Children.
Pediatric Dentistry--methods.

--Reading book

617.645 / MCD