ISBN 9780443103650,Cawson's Essentials of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine

Cawson's Essentials of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine



Elsevier Publishing Company

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9780443103650

ISBN-10 0443103658


Edition 8th
Number of Pages 472 Pages
Language (English)

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This is a new edition of a classic textbook of oral pathology and oral medicine for dental students and candidates for postgraduate dentistry exams. Illustrated in colour throughout, the book offers a comprehensive introduction to the pathology of oral disease, its clinical manifestations and the principles of management. A final section deals with the medically compromised patient.

Salient Features

Comprehensive coverage of both oral pathology and oral medicine in a single paperback volume
Ideal for both undergraduate and post-graduate dentistry exams
Lucid writing style provides easy access to essential information
Illustrated in high quality throughout, with over 80 new full colour images
Ample use of flow charts guide the student thorough the process of differential diagnosis for a range of conditions
Classic text explaining the dental relevance of a range of systemic diseases
New to This Edition

Usability of diagnostic flow charts improved by addition of icons to the relevant sections of text referring the reader to the flow chart
Section on cleft lip and palate expanded with more information on orthodontic and restorative aspects of treatment
New section on relationship between the patholgy of caries and its treatment
New section on implants, implant related lesions and osseointegration
Improved section on maxillary sinusitis
Enlarged section on fibrous dysplasia
Expanded section on lichenoid reactions to amalgam restorations
Chapter on oral premalignancy reworked with new WHO classification and new information on management