The second edition of this comprehensive guide has been fully updated to provide undergraduate dental students with the latest developments in the field on orthodontics. Beginning with an overview of the history of the specialty, growth and development, and classification and aetiology, the following sections explain diagnosis and teeth biomechanics. The remaining sections provide in depth discussion on orthodontic treatment, from preventive measures, to treatment planning, appliances, and different types of corrective management, including surgical procedures. Each chapter includes sample long and short questions, as well as a chart summarising key points of the topic to assist revision. The book is highly illustrated with clinical images, flow charts and tables, and also includes a supplementary free booklet of more than 2300 multiple choice questions (MCQs). Key Points Fully revised, new edition providing latest developments in field of orthodontics Each chapter features sample long and short questions for revision Includes a free booklet of more than 2300 MCQs Previous edition (9789350252420) published in 2011
This latest addition to the Dental Update books series provides a clear and thorough guide to contemporary orthodontic principles and practice. Written as a highly practical clinical manual, it covers patient assessment, diagnosis and treatment planning of both standard class malocclusions and specific entities such as impacted teeth, digit sucking habits and asymmetries, as well as appliance techniques, complex and multidisciplinary care, and retention. Orthodontics: Principles and Practice is written by a range of international specialists in the field. It is an essential guide to the subject for dentists seeking to improve their knowledge of orthodontics, as well as dentistry students and trainee orthodontists. Key features • Covers the full process of orthodontic treatment from initial patient assessment to post-treatment stability • Provides up to date, evidence based and clinically relevant information • Presented in a clear practical format for use as a clinical manual • Written by international orthodontic specialists • Highly illustrated in full colour throughout
Orthodontics: Principles and Practice by T M Graber published almost 30 years back, is still one of the most widely read textbooks in the field of orthodontics. Though many textbooks have been published subsequently, this book even now retains its charm and position as the best textbook for the basic topics in orthodontics. This new Indian version of Graber comes out maintaining the vintage quality of Graber with recent updates. It is rechristened as Basic Principles and Practice, with the idea to bring out an orthodontic textbook, which deals exclusively with the fundamental concepts that have stood the test of time, at the same time incorporating the latest developments. About the Author : - Sridhar Premkumar, BDS, MDS, Reader, Department of Orthodontics, Tamil Nadu Government Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India. He has won All India Best Research Paper award twice conducted by the Indian Orthodontic Society and Best Clinical Paper award, again twice, conducted by the Tamil Nadu chapter of Indian Dental Association. He has authored the well received book, Orthodontics : Prep Manual for Undergraduates publised by Elsevier.
Capturing the latest thinking for the evaluation and treatment of dentofacial deformities, Orthognathic Surgery: Principles and Practice, covers the basic principles and concepts of dentofacial deformities along with planning, surgical techniques, surgical complications, classic patterns, and clinical presentations. Over 5,000 clinical photos and detailed art make this a valuable reference for clinical orthodontists, craniofacial surgeons, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, and residents in training. The latest in surgical protocols for OMS and Orthodontics puts you at the forefront of the orthognathic surgery field.Logically organized material aids you prior to developing treatment plans or in surgery.Over 5,000 new photos and illustrations boost your understanding of key teaching points and surgical techniques. Over 40 videos from Dr. Posnick's archive available on the companion website.
An array of original photographs and drawings that highlight the state-of-the-art of orthodontics practice. The book discusses diagnosis, treatment planning and therapy. It offers a step-by-step decision-making approach to the practice of orthodontics.