Little and Falace's Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient (8th Revised edition)

Little and Falace's Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient (8th Revised edition)

By: James W. Little (author), Craig S. Miller (author), Donald A. Falace (author), Nelson L. Rhodus (author)Paperback

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"Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient" is an essential guide to common medical conditions that may alter the dental management of patients. This updated, concise reference provides the information you need to care for these patients.

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PART ONE PATIENT EVALUATION AND RISK ASSESSMENT 1. Patient Evaluation and Risk Assessment PART TWO CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE 2. Infective Endocarditis 3. Hypertension 4. Ischemic Heart Disease 5. Cardiac Arrhythmias 6. Heart Failure (or Congestive Heart Failure) PART THREE PULMONARY DISEASES 7. Pulmonary Disease 8. Smoking and Tobacco Use Cessation 9. Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders PART FOUR GASTROINTESTINAL DISEASES 10. Liver Disease 11. Gastrointestinal Disease PART FIVE GENITOURINARY DISEASE 12. Chronic Kidney Disease and Dialysis 13. Sexually Transmitted Diseases PART SIX ENDOCRINE AND METABOLIC DISEASE 14. Diabetes Mellitus 15. Adrenal Insufficiency 16. Thyroid Diseases (Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism, Thyroiditis, and Neoplastic Disease) 17. Pregnancy and Breast Feeding PART SEVEN IMMUNOLOGIC DISEASE 18. AIDS, HIV Infection, and Related Conditions 19. Allergy 20. Rheumatologic and Connective Tissue Disorders 21. Organ and Bone Marrow Transplantation PART EIGHT HEMATOLOGIC AND ONCOLOGIC DISEASE 22. Disorders of Red Blood Cells 23. Disorders of White Blood Cells 24. Acquired Bleeding and Hypercoagulable Disorders 25. Congenital Bleeding and Hypercoagulable Disorders 26. Cancer and Oral Care of the Patient PART NINE NEUROLOGIC, BEHAVIORAL, AND PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS 27. Neurologic Disorders 28. Anxiety, Eating Disorders and Behavioral Reactions to Illness 29. Psychiatric Disorders 30. Drug and Alcohol Abuse Appendix A: A Guide to Management of Common Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office Appendix B: Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health Care Settings Appendix C: Therapeutic Management of Common Oral Lesions Appendix D: Drug Interactions of Significance to Dentistry Appendix E: Alternative and Complementary Drugs

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  • publication date: 05/04/2012
  • ISBN13: 9780323080286
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 736
  • ID: 9780323080286
  • weight: 1814
  • ISBN10: 0323080286
  • edition: 8th Revised edition

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