Clinical Cases in Dental Hygiene

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Cheryl M. Westphal Theile, Mea A. Weinberg, Stuart L. Segelnick
John Wiley & Sons, Jan 30, 2019 - Medical - 320 pages

Clinical Cases in Dental Hygiene is an indispensable resource to understanding both the theory and practice of dental hygiene, illustrated by real-life cases in a clinically relevant format.

  • Offers a unique case-based format that supports problem-based learning
  • Promotes independent learning through self-assessment and critical thinking
  • Includes a wealth of relevant cases for understanding dental procedures and management of patients
  • Covers all essential topics within the scope of dental hygiene
 

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Contents

Patient Examination
1
Head and Neck Examination
9
Radiographic Exam
15
Occlusal Examination
21
Gingival Examination
29
Periodontal Exam
36
Dental Hygiene Diagnosis
43
NonTPlaqueTInduced Gingivitis
49
Systemic Antibiotics and Enzyme Suppression Therapy
149
Surgical Periodontal Procedures
155
Implant Procedures and Maintenance
161
Preventive Therapies
167
Fluoride Systemic and Topical
176
Introduction to Biomaterials
187
Polishing Restored and Natural Teeth
194
Alginate Impressions
200

Chronic Periodontitis
60
Local Contributing Factors
70
Infection Control
76
Emergency Situations and Provision
82
Individualized Patient Care
88
Nutritional Counseling
94
Dental Hygiene Treatment Strategies
101
Nonsurgical Periodontal
109
Reassessment and Maintenance
116
Oral Hygiene Instruction with Limited Dexterity
122
Analgesics
128
Nitrous Oxide
138
Dentinal HyperSensitivity
207
Management of Special Needs Patients
213
Psychiatric Disability
220
SubstanceRelated Disorder
231
Management of Medically Complex
237
Patient With Asthma
244
Patient Taking Antithrombotic Drugs Valve Replacement
252
Patient with Kidney Disease
258
Regulatory Compliance
271
Promoting Health and Preventing Disease within Groups
290
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Cheryl M. Westphal Theile, EdD, RDH, is a Clinical Professor, Associate Dean for Allied Dental Programs, and Director of Dental Hygiene at New York University College of Dentistry in New York, NY, USA.

Mea A. Weinberg, DMD, MSD, RPh, is a Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology and a Clinical Professor of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry at the New York University College of Dentistry in New York, NY, USA.

Stuart L. Segelnick, DDS, MS, is in private practice in Brooklyn, NY, USA. He is a Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology; Diplomate, International Congress of Oral Implantologists and is an Adjunct Clinical Professor of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry at the New York University College of Dentistry in New York, NY, USA.

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