Pearson’s Comprehensive Dental Assisting was developed with the needs of both the instructor and student in mind. The information is presented in an extremely comprehensive manner by using a step-by-step, competency based approach that covers all the facets of the dental assisting profession. Written by authors who have worked in the dentistry field, this book places the focus on learning both technical and people skills to help ensure success as a student and dental assistant.Dental Assistants
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Pearson’s Comprehensive Dental Assisting
Lori Tyler, Editor
Pearson’s Comprehensive Dental Assisting is all about ensuring that you will be a successful student and dental assistant. To help ensure this success, a focus is placed on learning both technical and people skills. This comprehensive textbook helps you learn the right skills for becoming the very best and most effective Dental Assistant by presenting a step-by-step, competency based approach that covers all the facets of the dental assisting profession. People skills are covered throughout the text including cultural and lifespan considerations and students are consistently encouraged to be professionals in the dental assisting workplace and beyond.
This text was developed and organized with both the needs of the instructor and student in mind. Attention was paid to ensure that the information flowed smoothly and that the topics were presented simply for students to be able to grasp the concepts.
Pearson’s Comprehensive Dental Assisting ensures success for the student and the instructor by:
· Preparing the student to take the certification exam
· Presenting a series of new professional photos that highlight dental conditions and procedures
· Providing a full instructional package including an instructor’s manual, and instructor’s CD, PowerPoint presentation and TestGen
· Including interesting special features encompassing professional tips, lifespan considerations, legal and ethical issues and cultural considerations.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2008. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: CONTENTS Unit One Introduction to the Field of Dentistry Chapter 1 History of Dentistry Early Times The Renaissance Early America Educational and Professional Development in the United States Community Dental Health Program Chapter 2 The Dental Team Dental Assistant Credential, Professional Growth, and Development Dentist Dental Specialist Registered Dental Hygienist Dental Laboratory Technician Support Staff in the Dental Office Chapter 3 Dental Ethics and Law Ethical Principles in Dentistry Professional Code of Ethics State Dental Practice Act Dental Jurisprudence Risk Management Confidentiality Dentist-Patient Relationship The Patient Record Unit Two Dental Sciences Chapter 4 General Anatomy and Physiology Planes and Body Directions Structural Units Body Cavities Body Regions Introduction to Major Body Systems Skeletal System Muscular System Cardiovascular System Lymphatic System Nervous System Respiratory System Digestive System Endocrine System Urinary System Integumentary System Reproductive System The Interaction of the Eleven Systems of the Body Chapter 5 Head and Neck Anatomy Regions of the Head Bones of the Skull Muscles of the Face and Oral Cavity Lymph Nodes of the Face and Neck Nerves of the Face and Neck Circulatory System of the Face and Neck Chapter 6 The Face and Oral Cavity Landmarks of the Face The Oral Cavity The Oral Cavity Proper Oral Cancer and Other Conditions Chapter 7 Oral Embryology and Histology Oral Embryology Formation and Growth of the Teeth Supporting Structures Chapter 8 Tooth Development Histology of Tooth Development Hard Tissues of the Teeth Formulation of the Periodontium Dentition Periods Chapter 9 Dental Charting Dental Arches Dentition Periods Types and Functions of Teeth Tooth Surfaces The Morphology of Teeth Angles and Divisions Stabilization of the Maxillary and Mandibular Arches Tooth Numbering Systems Cavity Classification Dental Charting Procedures Chapter 10 Oral Pathology Diseases and Conditions Affecting the Oral Cavity Oral Lesions Conditions of the Tongue Oral Conditions due to HIV and AIDS Miscellaneous Disorders Chapter 11 Microbiology Pioneers in Microbiology Major Groups of Microorganisms Viral Diseases Bacterial Diseases Unit Three Oral Health and Prevention Chapter 12 Dental Disease and Infection Control The Chain of Infection The Immune System Disease Transmission in the Dental Office Roles and Responsibilities of the CDC and OSHA in Infection Control Exposure Control Plan Procedure 12-1: Disinfecting a Treatment Room Procedure 12-2: Placing and Removing Surface Barriers Infection Control Practices Procedure 12-3: CDC Recommendations for Hand Asepsis and Hand Washing Waste Management in the Dental Office Additional Infection Control Practices Procedure 12-4: Infection Control in the Darkroom Procedure 12-5: Infection Control with a Daylight Loader Special Considerations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Chapter 13 Dental Caries The Caries Process The Importance of Saliva Diagnosis of Caries Methods of Caries Intervention Risk Assessment of Caries Chapter 14 Periodontal Disease Structure of the Periodontium Prevalence of Periodontal Disease Types of Periodontal Disease. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0131744194
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Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Student. 280 x 220 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Pearson s Comprehensive Dental Assisting is all about ensuring that you will be a successful student and dental assistant. To help ensure this success, a focus is placed on learning both technical and people skills. This comprehensive textbook presents a step-by-step, competency based approach that covers all the facets of the dental assisting profession. People skills are covered throughout the text as various areas related to cultural and lifespan considerations are discussed. This text was developed and organized with both the needs of the instructor and student in mind. Attention was paid to ensure that the information flowed smoothly and that the topics were presented simply for students to be able to grasp the concepts. Bookseller Inventory # BZV9780131744196
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