Embalming: History, Theory & Practice

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The leading text endorsed by the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE). Covers the history, environment of embalming, chemicals and methods, and specific techniques and treatments based on bodily conditions. The third edition reflects updated OSHA standards and infection control guidelines, with new chapters on preparation rooms, instruments, and long-term preservation.

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Key Benefit: The second edition on this leading book on embalming has been thoroughly revised to reflect changes in the field while incorporating theory and new procedures throughout, all accompanied by updated illustrations and additional photographs. Key Topics: Chapters discuss the environment of embalming, various chemicals and methods used, and specific conditions that influence the type of embalming treatment used. Includes a new, expanded section on embalming history. Market: Mortuary science students.

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Robert G. Mayer is Adjunct Professor at Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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