Home / Allied Health / Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Comprehensive Dental Assisting

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Comprehensive Dental Assisting

9781582558158
ISBN/ISSN
9781582558158
Publication Date
July 25, 2011
2011-07-25
Availability
IN STOCK
9781582558158
Preview link
Rights Link
$ 112.99 USD $112.99
*Final price may vary based on conversion rate.
Quantity
System.String
""
Item already added to cart.

Share

Buy from another retailer

Sorry! Promocode will not apply for this product.

  • Description
    Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.

    Dental assistants have to work as part of a team every day to provide patients with the best possible care and ensure that the dental office runs smoothly. As an instructor, you prepare students to have the skills and abilities they will need to be a successful part of this dental team. As a publisher, we play a role on this team as well, by providing the tools and materials you need to educate new dental assistants.  We have actively listened to dental assistants, faculty, and students discuss their textbook needs, and have created a better dental assisting textbook, one that brings the voice of the dental assistant and dental team to the resources used in your classroom.
     
    And so, we’re excited to introduce you to Lippincott Williams & Wilkins’ Comprehensive Dental Assisting, an exciting first edition textbook written in the voice of dental assistants—your voice.

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Comprehensive Dental Assisting is an exciting, first-edition textbook based on our collaboration with professionals and educators in the dental assisting field to address the challenges you face as an instructor. This engaging, comprehensive title delivers all of the coverage you and your students need, information on accreditation and certification, and all the tools students need to prepare for a successful career in dental assisting.
     
    The text’s reader-friendly and engaging style, dynamic colorful design, and comprehensive electronic media help to maintain students' interest, while improving their retention of essential information. Unique features emphasize critical thinking and help students apply what they learn in the classroom to real-world challenges in their careers.
  • Specs
    ISBN/ISSN
    9781582558158
    Product Format
    HC-Printed Cover
    Pages
    1008
    Illustration
    1080
    Table
    300
    Publication Date
    July 25, 2011
    Weight
    6.15
  • About The Author(s)
    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Features

    This text includes several distinctive features to help maintain interest and engage students more deeply in the learning process, including:

    • Voice of Experience: Insider tips from an experienced dental assistant relating real-life expertise gained on the job.
    • From the Dentist's Perspective: Insight from the dentist's point of view on the actions or characteristics he or she finds desirable in a dental assistant.
    • Extra Patient Care: Sage advice on how to go the extra mile in assisting the patient, including tips on patient education and patient-centered care.
    • Dental Facts: Fun dental factoids and statistics, with topics ranging from historical developments to interesting beliefs about the teeth or past dental curiosities.
    • Check Your Ethics: Brief scenarios involving ethical dilemmas that dental assistants commonly encounter in practice, followed by several critical thinking questions.
    • Apply It: Brief patient care scenarios followed by two or three questions requiring students to apply the knowledge they've gained from the chapter.
    • Certification Examination Preparation: Box at the end of each chapter that highlights the items to review for the DANB certification exam.
    • Procedures: Approximately 150 step-by-step, illustrated guides to performing essential clinical skills.
    • Chapter Outlines, Chapter Checklists, Key Terms lists, and Chapter Highlights help students focus on main concepts.
    • Checkpoints and Review Questions ensure that students grasp the material before moving on.

     

  • Table of contents
    Meet the Editorial Advisory Board
    Reviewers
    Publisher’s Preface
    Preface to the Student and Instructor
    Acknowledgments 
    Procedures
    How to Use This Textbook

    Part I: INTRODUCTION TO DENTAL ASSISTING
    1: The Dental Assisting Profession
    2: Professionalism
    3: The Dental Office Team
    4: Ethics and Law
     
    Part II: DENTAL SCIENCES
    5: General Anatomy and Physiology
    6: Head and Neck Anatomy
    7: Oral Embryology and Histology
    8: Dentition and Tooth Morphology
     
    Part III: ORAL HEALTH PRESERVATION AND THE PREVENTION OF DENTAL DISEASE
    9: Dental Caries and Periodontal Disease
    10: Prevention of Caries and Periodontal Disease
    11: Nutrition
    12: Oral Pathology
     
    Part IV: BASIC SKILLS
    13: Understanding Microbiology
    14: Disease and Infection Control
    15: Safety Regulations
    16: Pharmacology
    17: Vital Signs
    18: Responding to Medical Emergencies
    19: Ergonomics
     
    Part V: WORKING WITH PATIENTS
    20: Oral Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
    21: The Patient Record
    22: Patients with Special Needs
    23: Communication
     
    Part VI: ASSISTING IN BASIC PROCEDURES
    24: The Dental Office
    25: Preparing for Dental Care
    26: Dental Instruments and Equipment
    27: Moisture Control and Isolation
    28: Anesthesia and Pain Control
     
    Part VII: DENTAL RADIOGRAPHY
    29: Basics of Dental Radiography
    30: Producing Intraoral Dental Radiographs
    31: Extraoral Radiographs and Other Imaging Systems
    32: Film Processing, Mounting and Evaluation
     
    Part VIII: DENTAL MATERIALS
    33: Dental Cements, Liners, Bases, and Bonding Agents
    34: Dental Materials
    35: Laboratory Materials and Techniques
     
    Part IX: ASSISTING IN DENTAL PROCEDURES
    36: Assisting in Restorations
    37: Expanded Clinical Functions
    38: Fixed Prosthodontics
    39: Removable Prosthodontics
    40: Endodontics
    41: Periodontics
    42: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    43: Pediatric Dentistry
    44: Coronal Polishing
    45: Orthodontics
    46: Cosmetic Dentistry
     
    Part X: DENTAL PRACTICE
    47: Office Management
    48: Employment and Career Issues

    Appendix: Professional Organizations and Resources
    References and Resources
    Answers to Review Questions
    Glossary
    Index
  • Review
  • Questions and Answers
9781582558158 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Comprehensive Dental Assisting 9781582558158 Home / Allied Health / Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Comprehensive Dental Assisting 3 https://shop.lww.com/Lippincott-Williams---Wilkins--Comprehensive-Dental-Assisting/p/9781582558158 //cdn-tp2.mozu.com/16833-25855/cms/25855/files/755eaedc-a0e6-4152-a848-cdd12d7ce019 112.99 112.99 112.99 1

Your cart cannot contain products from multiple regions.
If you click continue, items in the cart from the previous region will be removed. To keep items from the previous region in your cart, click cancel.

This item is not related to current region.