Essentials of Medicine for Dental Students

by Anil K Tripathi, Kamal K Sawlani

The primary objective of this book is to provide basic and practical information on the pertinent topics that will enable the reader to understand and improve his/her diagnostic and therapeutic skills. However, additional chapters on other important subjects such as HIV/AIDS, malaria, stroke, pleural diseases have also been included. Emphasis has been given on the clinical methods including history taking and physical examination which are described in the beginning of each system. Each chapter contains relevant Multiple choice questions and Fill in the blanks to help the reader self-assess their knowledge. In addition to it, a Model test paper is also provided at the end of the book which will enable the readers to prepare for the competitive entrance tests. In such endeavor, each chapter is followed by a section “Implications on dental practice” which describes how the presence of medical disorders affects the management decisions. The book is intended primarily for dental undergraduate and postgraduate students, this should also be useful for medical students and practitioners.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Tripathi Anil K
King George’s Medical University, Lucknow
CSM Medical University, (formerly King George’s Medical University), Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
2. Sawlani Kamal K UP Dental College and Research Centre, Lucknow
UP Dental College and Research Centre, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
King George’s Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
ISBN 9788180617959
Speciality Oral and Maxillofacial Medicine and Radiology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10284
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2006
Pages 251
Book Type Textbook


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