Essentials of Dentistry: Quick Review and Examination Preparation

by Rushik Dhaduk

The book covers topics related to different specialties like Oral Radiology, Conservative Dentistry, Periodontics, Oral Pathology, Pediatric Dentistry and Oral Surgery. The book comprises of 34 chapters. Initial chapter discusses about the basic concepts like rubber dam isolation, retention form of amalgam preparation, wedges, Gates Gliddens and Peeso reamers, dental caries classifications, differences between the inlay and amalgam restorations, electric pulp testing, dental adhesion, and bleaching. The book also discusses advance terminologies used in dentistry, important procedures and treatments performed, and instruments used such as bleaching, endodontic hand instruments and hand instruments in conservative dentistry. Different abnormalities associated with dentistry such as Gingiva in health and disease, cementum in disease, tooth mobility, food impaction, halitosis, periodontal probe, probing, scalers and curettes, and gingival curettage are discussed in detail. Few chapters of the book focus on the abnormalities and standard definitions that are windily used and are important for all dentistry students to know. Ameloblastoma, X-ray properties, orbital blow out fracture, primary and permanent teeth, definitions in pedodontia are discussed in brief.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Dhaduk Rushik Dharmsinh Desai University, Nadiad, Gujarat, India
ISBN 9789350253687
Speciality MCQs and Self-assessment
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11480
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2012
Pages 328
Book Type Reference


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