The most comprehensive, all-encompassing dental hygiene text to date, this excellent tool helps readers not only master clinical skills, but also the theory behind the dental hygiene care process. It guides the reader through the dental hygiene care process based on the human needs model, beginning with foundational information, addressing all aspects of client care - including individuals with special needs - and concluding with leadership and management roles of a dental hygienist. Unique step-by-step descriptions of procedures with illustrations and rationales not only teach competent skill performance, but also the theory behind the dental hygiene process. The 2nd edition features a full-color design with color photos and illustrations, a more user-friendly format with extensive bullet lists, boxes, and comprehensive tables, and new pedagogical features to reinforce learning.
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Michele Leonardi Darby, BSDH, MS, G.W. Hirschfield School of Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting, College of Health Sciences, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA; and Margaret Walsh, MS, EdD, Department of Public Health & Hygiene, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
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Book Description Saunders, 2003. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: for Dental Hygiene 1. The Evolving Profession of Dental Hygiene 2. Human Needs Theory and Dental Hygiene Care 3. Concepts of Health and Wellness 4. Behavioral Foundations for the Dental Hygiene Process 5. Cross-cultural Practice Section 2: Preparation for the Client Appointment 6. Infection Control 7. Managing Medical Emergencies 8. Ergonomics Section 3: Dental Hygiene Assessments 9. Personal, Dental, and Health Histories 10. Vital Signs 11. Pharmacologic History 12. Extraoral and Intraoral Clinical Assessment 13. Assessment of the Dentition 14. Oral Hygiene Assessment: Soft Deposits, Plaque Biofilm, Calculus, and Stain 15. Periodontal and Risk Assessment Section 4: Dental Hygiene Diagnosis, Care Plan, and Evaluation 16. Dental Hygiene Diagnosis 17. Dental Hygiene Care Plan Section 5: Implementation 18. Mechanical Plaque Control: Toothbrushes and Toothbrushing 19. Mechanical Plaque Control: Interdental Care and Supplemental Aids 20. Instruments and Instrumentation Theory 21. Root Morphology and Instrumentation Implications 22. Extrinsic and Intrinsic Stains and Their Management 23. Nonsurgical, Supportive, and Mechanized Periodontal Therapies 24. Periodontal Chemotherapy 25. Acute Gingival and Periodontal Conditions, Lesions of Endodontic Origin, and Avulsed Teeth 26. Fluorides and Chlorhexidine 27. Pit and Fissure Sealants 28. Nutritional Counseling 29. Tobacco Cessation 30. Impressions, Study Casts, and Oral Stents 31. Restorative Therapy Section 6: Pain and Anxiety Control 32. Behavioral Management of Pain and Anxiety 33. Dentinal Hypersensitivity Management 34. Local Anesthesia 35. Nitrous OxideOxygen Analgesia Section 7: Dental Hygiene Care for Individuals with Special Needs 36. Persons with Disabilities 37. Persons with Autoimmune Diseases 38. Persons with Neurologic and Sensory Disabilities 39. Persons with Mental Retardation 40. Persons with Cardiovascular Disease 41. Persons with Diabetes Mellitus 42. Persons with Respiratory Diseases 43. Persons with Cancer 44. Persons with HIV Infection 45. Persons with Alcohol and Substance Abuse Problems 46. Womens Health 47. Persons with Eating Disorders 48. The Older Adult 49. Persons with Fixed and Removable Dentures 50. Persons with Osseointegrated Dental Implants 51. Persons with Orthodontic Appliances Section 8: Practice Management 52. Practice Management 53. Professional Development 54. Legal and Ethical Decision Making GLOSSARY INDEX AHB-987 Finalized 02/21/03 Revised 6/3/03 byALC. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0721691625
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