ISBN 9788131234020,Sturdevants Art and Science of Operative Dentistry: An Adaptation

Sturdevants Art and Science of Operative Dentistry: An Adaptation



Elsevier Publishing Company

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788131234020

ISBN-10 8131234029


Number of Pages 520 Pages
Language (English)


Reader friendly: Adapted keeping in mind the curriculum of the final year undergraduate student with exam and clinical oriented Clinical Notes boxes. The text is streamlined for improved readability
Full Color Design: Incorporates more than 497 illustrations including color photos and around 100 tables and boxes to better show techniques and detail
Added Chapters: Three new chapters on Restoring Contacts and Contours, Noncarious Lesions and their Management and Dentin Hypersensitivity have been included in this edition
Companion website: The website features three online chapters for additional study
Chapter 1 Clinical Significance of Dental Anatomy, Histology, Physiology and Occlusion
Chapter 2 Dental Caries: Etiology and Clinical Characteristics
Chapter 3 Dental Caries: Risk Assessment and Management
Chapter 4 Patient Assessment, Examination, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
Chapter 5 Infection Control
Chapter 6 Pain Control for Operative Dentistry
Chapter 7 Instruments and Equipment for Tooth Preparation
Chapter 8 Preliminary Considerations for Operative Dentistry
Chapter 9 Fundamentals of Tooth Preparation and Pulp Protection
Chapter 10 Fundamental Concepts of Enamel and Dentin Adhesion
Chapter 11 Restoring Contacts and Contours
Chapter 12 Introduction to Composite Restorations
Chapter 13 Class III and IV Direct Composite Restorations
Chapter 14 Class I, II, and VI Direct Composite Restorations and Other Tooth-colored Restorations
Chapter 15 Indirect Tooth-colored Restorations
Chapter 16 Noncarious Lesions and Their Management
Chapter 17 Additional Conservative Esthetic Procedures
Chapter 18 Dentin Hypersensitivity
Chapter 19 Introduction to Amalgam Restorations
Chapter 20 Class I and II Amalgam Restorations
Chapter 21 Complex Amalgam Restorations
Chapter 22 Dental Cements
Chapter 23 Direct Gold Restorations
Chapter 24 Class II Cast Metal Restorations