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Procedures Manual to Accompany Dental Hygiene

Procedures Manual to Accompany Dental Hygiene

Theory and Practice

  • Author: Michele Leonardi Darby,Margaret M. Walsh
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1416061002
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 414
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Reinforce your classroom knowledge and learn to perform clinical procedures with ease and accuracy. The Procedures Manual to Accompany Dental Hygiene: Theory and Practice contains step-by-step descriptions with information about the materials and equipment necessary to carry out the procedures. Rationales are included to ensure that you comprehend the science behind each step of the procedure. The manual also includes client education handouts and helpful tables and lists covering assessment, evaluation, and general client care. You'll want to keep this book by your side as a quick reference in clinics and as a refresher once you start your practice. Procedures include simple, clear illustrations and rationales for each step. Client education handouts and physical assessment and communication tips provide targeted resources for your role in the prevention of oral diseases. The easy-to-use format makes it a handy and highly portable reference.

Dental Hygiene

Dental Hygiene

The Pulse of the Practice

  • Author: Cynthia McKane-Wagester
  • Publisher: PennWell Books
  • ISBN: 9780878147113
  • Category: Dental hygiene.
  • Page: 220
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Suggests a restructuring of the dental practice that expands the role of the dental hygienist and increases production. The author, who is a dental hygienist and health care consultant, offers guidelines for hiring quality personnel, holding regular staff meetings, improving the preventive maintenance visit, implementing a periodontal program, and incorporating block scheduling into the daily routine. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Dental Hygiene - E-Book

Dental Hygiene - E-Book

Theory and Practice

  • Author: Margaret Walsh,Michele Leonardi Darby
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1455745847
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1192
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Emphasizing evidence-based research and clinical competencies, Dental Hygiene: Theory and Practice, 4th Edition, provides easy-to-understand coverage of the dental hygienist’s roles and responsibilities in today’s practice. It offers a clear approach to science and theory, a step-by-step guide to core dental hygiene procedures, and realistic scenarios to help you develop skills in decision-making. New chapters and content focus on evidence-based practice, palliative care, professional issues, and the electronic health record. Written by Michele Leonardi Darby, Margaret M. Walsh, and a veritable Who’s Who of expert contributors, Dental Hygiene follows the Human Needs Conceptual Model with a focus on client-centered care that takes the entire person into consideration. UNIQUE! Human Needs Conceptual Model framework follows Maslow’s human needs theory, helping hygienists treat the whole patient — not just specific diseases. Comprehensive coverage addresses the need-to-know issues in dental hygiene — from the rationale behind the need for dental hygiene care through assessment, diagnosis, care planning, implementation, pain and anxiety control, the care of individuals with special needs, and practice management. Step-by-step procedure boxes list the equipment required and the steps involved in performing key procedures. Rationales for the steps are provided in printable PDFs online. Critical Thinking exercises and Scenario boxes encourage application and problem solving, and help prepare students for the case-based portion of the NBDHE. Client Education boxes list teaching points that the dental hygienist may use to educate clients on at-home daily oral health care. High-quality and robust art program includes full-color illustrations and clinical photographs as well as radiographs to show anatomy, complex clinical procedures, and modern equipment. Legal, Ethical, and Safety Issues boxes address issues related to risk prevention and management. Expert authors Michele Darby and Margaret Walsh lead a team of international contributors consisting of leading dental hygiene instructors, researchers, and practitioners. NEW chapters on evidence-based practice, the development of a professional portfolio, and palliative care provide research-based findings and practical application of topics of interest in modern dental hygiene care. NEW content addresses the latest research and best practices in attaining clinical competency, including nutrition and community health guidelines, nonsurgical periodontal therapy, digital imaging, local anesthesia administration, pharmacology, infection control, and the use of the electronic health record (EHR) within dental hygiene practice. NEW photographs and illustrations show new guidelines and equipment, as well as emerging issues and trends. NEW! Companion product includes more than 50 dental hygiene procedures videos in areas such as periodontal instrumentation, local anesthesia administration, dental materials manipulation, common preventive care, and more. Sold separately.

Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene - E-Book

Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene - E-Book

  • Author: Michele Leonardi Darby
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323291066
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1040
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Your one-stop review for the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination (NBDHE), Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene, 7th Edition is the most trusted review and study tool on the market. A total of 2,500 review questions including four online timed practice exams -- all with answers and rationales for remediation -- make this book stand out as a student favorite. Already known for its in-depth coverage, an easy-to-use outline format, and expert authorship, this review parallels the NBDHE with case studies, the "testlet" format for community health and research content, an emphasis on computer-based testing, and coverage of dynamic areas such as infection control and local anesthesia administration. Expert author Michele Darby provides the NBDHE review tool you cannot afford to be without! A comprehensive review includes all the necessary content for the NBDHE, with 2,500 review questions including four simulated exams. A logical organization covers the three main areas of the NBDHE: (1) the scientific basis for dental hygiene practice, (2) the provision of clinical dental hygiene services, and (3) community health and research principles. NBDHE-style review questions offer practice and self-assessment relating to key content. A new 350-question examination complete with Components A and B mimics the format of the NBDHE and is included in the back of the book and on the companion Evolve website; it provides answers, rationales, and a timer function. Three additional timed simulated practice examinations are provided on the companion website for additional test-taking experience. Case-based questions prepare you for the case studies and scenarios emphasized on the NBDHE. An outline format allows for easy review and study. Illustrations, diagrams, clinical photographs, and radiographs help in recognizing suspected pathologic processes and interpreting radiographs. Tables and boxes summarize concepts and procedures. Unique! Website tables in each chapter provide a quick reference to key sites for further research and study. Expert authors are leading educators, researchers, and practitioners, each of whom has an in-depth knowledge of what it takes to succeed on the NBDHE. 1,450 NEW practice questions are added to this edition for a more complete review. Updated content reflects changes and advances in areas such as infection control, pharmacology, digital imaging, and local anesthesia administration. Expanded case studies promote critical thinking and provide practice with the complex cases that make up Component B of the examination. NEW full-color photographs, illustrations, and radiographs accurately represent dental conditions. Labeling and identification exercises are included, with electronic flashcards for added vocabulary practice.

Saunders Review of Dental Hygiene - E-Book

Saunders Review of Dental Hygiene - E-Book

  • Author: Margaret J. Fehrenbach,Jane Weiner
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 143770641X
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 640
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Be prepared to take your national board with this full-length simulation of the NBDH exam. This bestselling resource now reflects the new case-based format of the national exam along with content that covers new guidelines, especially in the areas of infection control and pharmacology. As you prepare and practice for your exam, you will find multiple ways to study with over 60 clinical case studies, and 1,500 plus questions. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Simple, clean layout provides an "all-in-one" package with an outline format and review questions and answers in every chapter. Clear and accurate illustrations, including many new and photos and line drawings provide additional visual learning. Updated coverage in infection control and pharmacology follows the latest CDC guidelines and outlines dental considerations for newer drugs. Expanded use of tables and flow-charts make the content easier to digest, and flow-charts assist in clinical decision-making.

Darby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene

Darby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene

  • Author: Christine M Blue
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323316727
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 800
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Comprehensive, full-color, and completely one-of-a-kind! If you’re looking for an all-inclusive review to help you pass the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination (NBDHE) on the first try, then look no further than Darby’s Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene, 8th Edition. Written by a team of expert authors, this "go-to" review tool includes everything you need to fully prepare for the NBDHE — including 1,100 chapter review questions; four computerized practice exams to simulate the NBDHE test-taking experience; case studies throughout; an outline-style review of all the topics covered on the exam; and more. It’s the one-stop NBDHE review tool you can’t afford to be without! Comprehensive coverage offers an all-inclusive review for the NBDHE and is supplemented with 2,500 practice questions, including four simulated exams. Expert editor and chapter authors are leading educators, researchers, and practitioners in their specific areas who have an in-depth knowledge of what it takes to succeed on the NBDHE. Outline format visually organizes the content and presents information in summary style for easy review and study. Full-color format features content that is liberally supplemented with illustrations, diagrams, clinical photographs, and radiographs to enhance understanding. Case presentations throughout help prepare users for Component B of the board examination. NEW! Revised chapter content reflects the latest research and changes in infection control, nutrition guidelines, evidence-based care, periodontal therapy, pain management, and more. NEW! Revised art program features new clinical images that accompany content updates and case presentations. NEW! Review questions – 50 per chapter – end each content review. Answers and rationales are included for each. NEW! Four all-new online simulated exams provide opportunities for authentic test-day experience. Study and exam modes, question rationales, mapping to NBDHE categories, and timer functionality help build confidence and content mastery.

Mosby's Review Questions for the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination - E-Book

Mosby's Review Questions for the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination - E-Book

  • Author: Mosby
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323226310
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 344
  • View: 616
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Offering the most realistic NBDHE review and practice available, Mosby's Review Questions for the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination includes both a print book and companion website to prepare you for exam success. In the book, you’ll review with more than 1,250 Component A practice questions — with each answer including a rationale for both correct and incorrect answer options. Online, you can review the same questions plus an additional 420 case-based items related to Component B in 1) practice mode or 2) timed, exam-simulation mode with randomized tests that match the number and distribution of questions on the NBDHE. From a team of dental hygiene experts including lead editor Barbara Bennett, this Q&A resource is an excellent supplement to any NBDHE content review book! More than 1,680 multiple-choice questions provide comprehensive practice spanning the entire NBDHE, with 1,250+ items relating to Component A — more than six times the number of questions on the actual exam! — and 420 case-based questions related to Component B. Rationales accompany each question, fully explaining why each answer choice is either correct or incorrect and thus serving as secondary content review. Distribution of questions matches each category on the NBDHE test specifications, ensuring that you have adequate practice for each content area. An Evolve companion website includes all 1,250+ questions from the book plus additional case studies with color images and accompanying questions, available either in practice mode with instant feedback or in exam-simulation format with results and feedback provided at the end of the exam. A test creator and timer on Evolve generates NBDHE-style tests that mimic the number and distribution of questions on the NBDHE and also provides realistic practice with time management during the exam. 16 detailed case studies on Evolve, each of which includes a patient medical/dental history, completed periodontal chart, oral radiographs, clinical photographs, and 20-35 multiple-choice questions for patients in the five main categories covered on the NBDHE (adult periodontitis, pediatric, geriatric, special needs, and medically compromised). References to text sources make it easy to review or find more information on specific topics.

General and Oral Pathology For Dental Hygiene Practice

General and Oral Pathology For Dental Hygiene Practice

  • Author: Sandra Myers,Alice Curran
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis
  • ISBN: 0803640986
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 360
  • View: 534
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Be prepared to provide the very best care to your patients! Develop the foundation in pathology you need to recognize the signs and symptoms of the oral conditions and the manifestations of systemic diseases you’ll encounter in clinical practice. Step by step, you’ll learn about the etiology of each disease or condition, how to recognize it, what the diagnostic process is, how the disease progresses, and what the treatment options are.

Mosbys Dental Hygiene

Mosbys Dental Hygiene

  • Author: CTI Reviews
  • Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • ISBN: 1467253189
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 21
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Mosbys Dental Hygiene. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Concepts in Nonsurgical Periodontal Therapy

Concepts in Nonsurgical Periodontal Therapy

  • Author: Kathleen Hodges
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 9780827362741
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 546
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This book presents up-to-date concepts in periodontal therapy by teaching dental hygienists procedures on how to perform a thorough periodontal assessment in an efficient manner. The text is organized into four major sections that present phases of therapy including assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. A fifth section includes applications for the practice setting, as well as career development. Case studies and job placement information encourage readers to use critical thinking and problem solving skills based on practical experience. (Dental Hygiene, Dental Assisting, Dental Assist., periodontal) ALSO AVAILABLE - INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDER Instructor's Guide ISBN: 0-8273-8518-8

Clinical Textbook of Dental Hygiene and Therapy

Clinical Textbook of Dental Hygiene and Therapy

  • Author: Suzanne Noble
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118362616
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 432
  • View: 9633
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Fully revised and updated to reflect changes in clinical practice,legislation and regulation, this groundbreaking textbookintertwines the subjects of dental hygiene and dental therapy toprovide a comprehensive resource for students of these courses, aswell as those studying new degree programmes in oral healthscience. The Clinical Textbook of Dental Hygiene and Therapyis designed as a dedicated companion text for these disciplines andshould enable students to streamline their primary reading.Following course developments and an expansion in the remits ofboth hygienists and therapists, this book is written not only forstudents, but also as a revision aid for those already in practice.Interactive questions on a companion website allow the reader totest their knowledge and understanding. The opening section of the book is dedicated to relevant oralsciences: anatomy; histology; embryology; oral medicine andpathology. The clinical section contains fourteen chapters whichprovide coverage of the core syllabus for dental hygiene andtherapy. The final section is dedicated to primary dental careservices and law, ethics and professionalism. FEATURES • Provides unique combined coverage of the subjects of dentalhygiene and dental therapy • Emphasises the clinical domain and reflects roleexpansion • Highly illustrated in full colour throughout • Includes expert contributions from dental hygienists,therapists, and dentists • Dedicated companion website at ahref="http://www.wiley.com/go/noble/dentalhygiene"www.wiley.com/go/noble/dentalhygiene/a

The International Dental Hygiene Employment Guide: Switzerland

The International Dental Hygiene Employment Guide: Switzerland

  • Author: Angela Nicole Njoku
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • ISBN: 0557194083
  • Category: Self-Help
  • Page: 92
  • View: 8162
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An indispensable resource for any dental hygienist seeking employment abroad, this resource contains inside information on everything from the employment search to translated tables and phrases of common dental terminology in three of the most commonly spoken languages of Switzerland.

Soft-Tissue Lasers in Dental Hygiene

Soft-Tissue Lasers in Dental Hygiene

  • Author: Jessica Blayden,Angie Mott
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 111837567X
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 240
  • View: 8053
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The uses and benefits of soft-tissue lasers in dental hygienepractice are myriad. Lasers are used for more effectivedebridement, scaling and planning, with less pain and bleeding.Hygienists can detect sub- and supra-gingival calculus, remove thebacteria in pockets, and remove granulation, among othertreatments. Soft-tissue Lasers in Dental Hygiene is the first book toexplain laser use in periodontal therapy. Authors Jessica Blaydenand Angie Mott are registered dental hygienists who have been usinglaser therapy in their dental hygiene practices for several years,and here they share their experience. Blayden and Mott begin bydiscussing laser history, physics, components, and safety. Theythen describe the specifics of periodontal therapy—whatlasers can be used for, how to implement them, techniques, andprotocols. The authors also present case studies that demonstratehow treatment plans are implemented for varying levels ofperiodontal disease. The authors conclude with chapters on patientcommunication and practice management.

Clinical dental hygiene

Clinical dental hygiene

  • Author: Shailer Alvarey Peterson
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 429
  • View: 1684
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Prospectus for Dental Hygiene

Prospectus for Dental Hygiene

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Dental hygiene
  • Page: 94
  • View: 5934
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Interim hearing on dental hygienists and dental hygiene services

Interim hearing on dental hygienists and dental hygiene services

Tuesday, November 12, 1985, State Capitol Building, room 126, Sacramento, California

  • Author: California. Legislature. Assembly. Subcommittee on Health Personnel
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 192
  • View: 5830
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Appleton & Lange's Review of Dental Hygiene

Appleton & Lange's Review of Dental Hygiene

  • Author: Caren Marguerite Barnes,Margaret B. Waring
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • ISBN: 9780838502303
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 252
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Reorganized to reflect current information on the boards, this revision contains important material on biomaterial and research methodology. All questions are exact board-type questions, with detailed explanations and exact page referencing to major current textbooks.

Case Reasoning for Clinical Dental Hygiene

Case Reasoning for Clinical Dental Hygiene

  • Author: Dorothy J. Wootton,Kerin S. Hamidiani
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 201
  • View: 4719
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A qualitative study of males in the dental hygiene profession

A qualitative study of males in the dental hygiene profession

  • Author: Charles Carroll Faust
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 126
  • View: 4671
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Your Future as a Dental Hygienist

Your Future as a Dental Hygienist

  • Author: Barbara E. Paige
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Dental hygiene
  • Page: 142
  • View: 3011
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