Practical Clinical Endodontics

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Elsevier Health Sciences, 2006 - Medical - 109 pages
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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. A practical, highly illustrated guide to endodontics for the primary care dentist.

A practical and accessible guide to endodontics for the general dentist.
Brings together new technolgies available for treatment with the increasing biological understanding of endodontic disease processes.
Comprehensively illustrated by the authors' own cases.
Presents key aspects of primary treatment, root canal re-treatment and periradicular surgery.

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The scientific basis for treating endodontic infection
Disease processes
History diagnosis case selection and treatment planning
Root canal anatomy and access
Root canal preparation objectives and instruments
Cleaning and shaping techniques
Root canal obturation
Root canal retreatment
Periadicular surgery

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Page 105 - Torabinejad M., Watson TF, Pitt Ford TR: Sealing ability of a mineral trioxide aggregate when used as a root end filling material, f Endod 19, 591-595(1993).
Page 105 - PA, Figdor D. Tyas MJ: Apical dentin permeability and microleakage associated with root end resection and retrograde filling,/ Endodont 20:22-26, 1994.
Page 105 - CE, et al: Multicenter clinical trial of ibuprofen and acetaminophen in the treatment of postoperative dental pain. J Am Dent Assoc 1990:121:257-263.

About the author (2006)

Nick Adams was an Academy Award nominated film and television actor noted for his appearance in film classics Rebel Without a Cause, Mister Roberts, Picnic, Pillow Talk and No Time for Sergeants. He lived a short and fast-paced life in Hollywood only to die young, and somewhat mysteriously. His friendships with James Dean, Natalie Wood, Dennis Hopper and Elvis Presley are legendary. Nick starred in and co-created the iconic western television series, The Rebel, with the famous song by Johnny Cash in 1959-61. Then after his Twilight of Honor Academy Award nomination, he made Godzilla movies, Monster Zero, Frankenstein Meets the Outer Space Monster, and Boris Karloff's last horror movie, Die Monster Die. Nick Adams died tragically of an overdose at 36.

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