ISBN 9780723436591,Introduction To Dental Materials

Introduction To Dental Materials



Elsevier Publishing Company

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9780723436591

ISBN-10 0723436592


Edition 4th
Number of Pages 264 Pages
Language (English)

Medical profession

It Is Essential That Dentists Have A Sound Understanding Of The Principles Underlying The Selection And Use Of The Materials They Rely Upon For Restorative Procedures. Rapid Changes In Material Science, However, Ensure That The Typical Lifespan Of A Dental Material Can Be As Little As Three Years Before It Is Superseded By Another One. As Such, All Practitioners Need To Be Constantly Up-To-Date With Developments To Be Able To Assess The Potential Of New Materials - A Situation That Requires A Thorough Understanding And Appreciation Of The Composition, Chemistry And Properties Of The Materials They Work With.

Now In Its 4Th Edition, This Highly Successful Textbook Continues To Present Dental Material Science In An Accessible, Easy-To-Read Format Perfectly Tailored To The Needs Of The Busy Dental Student. Rich With Line Artworks, 'Pull-Out' Boxes And Ample Use Of Photographs And Tables, Introduction To Dental Materials Covers The Basic Science, Clinical Dental Materials And Laboratory Materials Used In The Construction Of Fixed And Removable Prostheses.