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Author Miller, Mary

Title Dental nursing : dental nursing / Mary Miller
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2014


Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Series Nursing & health survival guide
Nursing & health survival guides.
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; Abbreviations; Terminology; Handwashing Technique; Asepsis; Health and Safety at Work Act 1974; First Aid at Work; Contents of the first aid box as specified by the HSE; The Heart; Circulation; Medical Emergencies in the Dental Surgery; Location of essential pulses in the human body; Fainting; Hypoglycaemia -- common in diabetics; Anaphalaxic shock -- an extreme allergic reaction, for example to latex, nuts or antibiotics; Epileptic fit; Myocardial infarction; Cardiac arrest; Dental Anatomy; Surfaces of the teeth
Deciduous and Permanent TeethDeciduous and permanent notation; Differences in deciduous and permanent teeth; Deciduous teeth eruption dates; Permanent teeth eruption dates; Number of roots; Dental Charting; Reasons; Zsigmondy-Palmer system; Signs and symbols; Black's classification of cavities and fillings; FDI two-digit system -- the international tooth-numbering system; Basic Periodontal Examination (BPE); Furcation involvement; Radiographs; Pulp Testing; Rubber Dam; Methods; Orthodontic Classification; British Standards Institute; Salivary Glands; Parotid; Sublingual; Submandibular
Anatomy of the SkullFront view of the skull; Side view of the skull; Back view of the skull; The Nerve Supply to the Teeth and Gingivae; The maxilla; The mandible; Types of Dental Injections; Inferior dental block; Local infiltration; Intra-ligamentary; Muscles of Mastication; Muscles of Facial Expression; Handpieces; Airota; Contra-angled; Straight; Burs; Standard; Miniature; Head; Mandrels; Extraction Forceps; Deciduous forceps; Upper permanent forceps; Lower permanent forceps; Elevators; Chisels; Post-Operative Instructions; Other Reading; Useful Contacts
Summary The dental workplace is always busy, whether in a dental surgery or a dental department in a hospital. This pocket-size reference book puts all the vital facts and information at your fingertips. The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad
Notes Originally published: 2012 by Pearson education limited
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Dental care -- Great Britain -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Dental assistants -- Great Britain -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Dental instruments and apparatus -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Dental assistants
Dental care
Dental instruments and apparatus
Great Britain
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781317905967