Burket's Oral Medicine: Diagnosis & Treatment

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PMPH-USA, 2003 - Medical - 658 pages
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Presenting the status of the fields of oral medicine and clinical oral pathology, this text also outlines the dentist's role in the management of patients with severe medical problems. It reflects the dramatic alterations in some disease patterns as well as the medical advances, which have made an impact on the field of oral medicine. Focusing on knowledge of the pathogenesis and management of diseases, it stresses new diagnostic techniques as well as new concepts of therapy. Chapter topics include the significant research in the field of facial pain management and the impact in oral medicine of such diseases as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and tuberculosis. Also examined is the growing importance of geriatrics in dentistry and the issues of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's disease and elderly patients receiving multiple medications. The book includes a CD-ROM with complete text and illustrations.
  

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Contents

THE PRACTICE OF ORAL MEDICINE
1
EVALUATION OF THE DENTAL PATIENT DIAGNOSIS AND MEDICAL RISK ASSESSMENT
5
MAXILLOFACIAL IMAGING
35
ULCERATIVE VESICULAR AND BULLOUS LESIONS
50
RED AND WHITE LESIONS OF THE ORAL MUCOSA
85
PIGMENTED LESIONS OF THE ORAL MUCOSA
126
BENIGN TUMORS OF THE ORAL CAVITY
137
ORAL CANCER
194
DISEASES OF THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT
389
RENAL DISEASE
407
HEMATOLOGIC DISEASES
429
BLEEDING AND CLOTTING DISORDERS
454
IMMUNOLOGIC DISEASES
478
TRANSPLANTATION MEDICINE
503
INFECTIOUS DISEASES
525
DIABETES MELLITUS
563

SALIVARY GLAND DISEASES
235
TEMPOROMANDIBULAR DISORDERS
271
OROFACIAL PAIN
307
DISEASES OF THE RESPIRATORY TRACT
341
DISEASES OF THE CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM
363
ENDOCRINE DISEASE
578
NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES
592
GERIATRICS
605
INDEX
623
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