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Research and Markets: Oral Medicine - A Color Handbook, 2nd Edition

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wwk4qh/oral_medicine_a) has announced the addition of the "Oral Medicine - A Color Handbook, 2nd Edition" book to their offering.

This is a revised edition of a bestselling handbook. The authors have fully updated the text to include the most up to date treatment options, have added a section on head and neck imaging (CT/MRI), a series of self-test clinical cases, and 100 new photographs.

The book uses a symptom-based approach to assist the clinician in the diagnosis and management of those conditions that fall into the speciality of oral medicine. Dealing first with normal anatomy, physical examination and investigation - particularly lesional biopsy, haematological assessment and microbiological sampling - the authors cover all areas of those diseases, local and systemic, that manifest themselves in the lips and mouth. Conditions are grouped under their principal presenting sign - blistering, white patches, red patches, swelling, pigmentation, pain, dry mouth, altered tasted and halitosis.

This comprehensive handbook is of value to professionals and trainees in medicine, dentistry and pathology.

Key Features:

- Combines the advantages of a colour atlas with those of a short text/reference.

- Symptoms-based approach.

- New section on head and neck imaging (CT/MRI).

- New self-test clinical cases.

- Superb colour photos100 new to this edition.

Reviews Of The Previous Edition:

A well written, well presented text ....of interest, and clinical relevance to dental practitioners.

British Dental Journal

A genuinely practical source of reference.... lavishly illustrated... will appeal to dental undergraduates who are sure to find its well-planned layout and wealth of colour images of real value in their studies.

Dental Update

Key Topics Covered:

1.Introduction

2.Ulceration

3.Blisters

4.White patches

5.Erythema

6.Swelling

7.Pigmentation (including bleeding)

8.Orofacial pain (including sensory and motor disturbance)

9.Dry mouth, excess salivation, coated tongue, halitosis, and altered taste

Authors

Michael A. O. Lewis, PhD, BDS, FDSRCPS, FRCPath

Professor of Oral Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK

Richard C. K. Jordan, DDS, PhD, MSc, FRCD, DipOPath

Oral Pathologist, University of California, San Francisco, USA

For more information, including full table of contents, please visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wwk4qh/oral_medicine_a

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
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Sector: Healthcare and Medical Devices

Source: Research and Markets