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Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry

Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry

  • Author: Frank J. Dowd,Bart Johnson,Angelo Mariotti
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323445950
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 864
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Gain a complete understanding of drugs affecting patient care! Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry, 7th Edition describes how to evaluate a patient’s health and optimize dental treatment by factoring in the drugs they take. It explores the basic principles of pharmacology, the ways that drugs affect the body, and the potential for adverse drug interactions. Developed by Frank Dowd, Barton Johnson, and Angelo Mariotti, with chapters from a team of expert contributors, this is the only book written by dental pharmacologists for the dental market. Whether you’re concerned about the drugs a patient is already taking or the drugs you prescribe for treatment, this book helps you reduce risk and provide effective dental care. Concise, comprehensive coverage helps you provide safe and effective dental care, exploring the fundamentals of pharmacology and clearly explaining actions of specific drug groups on systems in the human body in addition to covering special topics such as pain control, fear and anxiety, and oral complications of cancer therapy. An emphasis on the dental applications of pharmacology shows how to evaluate a patient’s health and optimize dental treatment by factoring in any medications the patient may be taking. Practical appendices provide easy access to essential information, summarizing topics such as drug interactions in clinical dentistry, antiseptics and disinfectants, herbs, controlled substances, protein biopharmaceuticals, drugs used to treat glaucoma, and abbreviations. Clinical Rationale for and Significance of Prescription Writing chapter and two appendices on drug prescribing cover both the medications that a patient may already be taking and drugs that a dentist may prescribe for treatment. Nearly 50 expert contributors represent a diverse, authoritative panel of authors from many of the major dental schools. NEW! Reorganized content is more concise, more relevant, and more visual, with a stronger focus on what you need to know for clinical practice. NEW! Case studies at the beginning of chapters and case discussions at the end help you connect pharmacologic concepts and principles with clinical practice. NEW summary tables and boxes provide quick reference to vital information, and include all-new tables on drug indications and mechanisms. NEW! Full-color design and illustrations are added to this edition, enhancing realism and visual learning. NEW companion website provides references linked to PubMed. NEW! Bullet points list key information at the beginning of each chapter, highlighting need-to-know concepts.

Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry - E-Book

Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry - E-Book

  • Author: John A. Yagiela,Frank J. Dowd,Bart Johnson,Angelo Mariotti,Enid A. Neidle
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323078249
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 960
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Use your knowledge of pharmacology to enhance oral care! Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry, 6th Edition describes how to evaluate a patient’s health and optimize dental treatment by factoring in the drugs they take. It explores the basic fundamentals of pharmacology, special topics such as pain control, fear and anxiety, and oral complications of cancer therapy, and most importantly, the actions of specific drug groups on the human body. Whether you’re concerned about the drugs a patient is already taking or the drugs you prescribe for treatment, this book helps you reduce risk and provide effective dental care. An emphasis on the dental applications of pharmacology relates drugs to dental considerations in clinical practice. Dental aspects of many drug classes are expanded to include antibiotics, analgesics, and anesthetics. The Alternative Medicine in Dentistry chapter discusses chemicals used as alternative medicines and assesses their potential benefits and risks. The Nonopioid Analgesics chapter groups together non-opioid analgesics, nonsterioidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and antirheumatic and antigout drugs, making these easier to locate and study. Coverage of the endocrine system includes four separate chapters for the most comprehensive coverage. Drug Interactions in Clinical Dentistry appendix lists potential interactions between drugs a patient is taking for nondental conditions and drugs that may be used or prescribed during dental treatment, including effects and recommendations. Glossary of Abbreviations appendix includes the most common abbreviations used for drugs or conditions. New Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics chapter covers the effects of genetic traits of patients on their responses to drugs. A NEW introductory section offers tips for the study of dental pharmacology and relates pharmacology to dental considerations. An updated discussion of drug-drug interactions covers the harmful effects of mixing medications. Coverage of adverse effects and mechanisms of COX-2 inhibitors, antibiotic prophylaxis, and antiplaque agents explains the dental risks relating to common drug treatments.

Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry

Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry

  • Author: John A. Yagiela,Frank J. Dowd,Enid Anne Neidle
  • Publisher: Mosby
  • ISBN: 9780323016186
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 940
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Emphasizing the clinical application of drugs used in dental treatment, this comprehensive text covers the basic principles of drugs and their actions on the body. Providing a solid understanding of pharmacology content, it helps readers thoroughly evaluate a patient's current medical status and best optimize dental treatment in relation to overall health. · A new chapter, Introduction to Antinociceptive Drugs, discusses the important topic of pain and provides new information on mechanisms of pain and therapeutic approaches to pain. · A new chapter on serotonin pharmacology and antimigraine drugs covers the roles of serotonin and the importance of agonist and antagonists at the many serotonin receptors. · A new chapter on Alternative Medicine in Dentistry provides a current treatment of chemicals used as alternative medicines and an assessment of the potential benefits and risks of a large number of these compounds. · New information on pharmacogenetics provides the latest findings on how an individual's genetic traits affect his or her responses to drugs. · The scope of the Non-Opioid Analgesics chapter has been expanded to include non-opioid analgesics, nonsterioidal anti-inflammatory drugs, antirheumatic, and antigout drugs. · An expanded discussion of the endocrine system provides the most comprehensive coverage on the subject. · Discussions of drugs have been updated to include the latest drugs and their pharmacology. · Dental aspects of many drug classes have been expanded to include antibiotics, analgesics, and anesthetics. · The uses and mechanisms of action of drugs have been linked to the latest information on drug receptors. · Drug lists have been updated throughout the text to provide the most current information. · Website addresses have been added where appropriate to provide another avenue of drug information. · New figures help clarify mechanisms of drug action, in such areas as gastrointestinal drugs, cardiovascular drugs, and endocrine drugs. · For the first time, every book includes a free six-month subscription to Mosby's Drug Consult. Mosby's Drug Consult provides the most current, unbiased, accurate, and reliable drug information available!

Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Pharmacology and Therapeutics

For Dentistry

  • Author: Enid Anne Neidle,Donald C. Kroeger,John A. Yagiela
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 749
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MCQs for Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry

MCQs for Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry

  • Author: Elsevier Ltd
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0702069752
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 260
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MCQs for Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry

Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry

Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry

Elsevier Ebook on Intel Education Study

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780323445931
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Pediatric Dentistry - E-Book

Pediatric Dentistry - E-Book

Infancy through Adolescence

  • Author: Arthur Nowak,John R. Christensen,Tad R. Mabry,Janice Alisa Townsend,Martha H. Wells
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323608388
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 656
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Provide superior oral and dental care to children of all ages! Pediatric Dentistry: Infancy through Adolescence, 6th Edition provides comprehensive coverage of oral care for infants, children, teenagers, and medically compromised pediatric patients. Organized by age group, the text covers examination, diagnosis, and treatment planning, as well as topics such as the prevention of dental disease, traumatic injuries, orthodontics, and restorative dentistry. UNIQUE! Age-specific organization separates sections and chapters by age group to cover specific changes the child experiences physically, cognitively, emotionally, and socially. Fundamentals of Pediatric Dentistry section covers basic information on children of all ages, including topics such as local and systemic diseases, pediatric physiology, cariology, pain control, and medical emergencies. Coverage of current trends and challenges emphasizes the prevention of dental diseases and reflects pediatric dentistry as it is practiced today. UPDATED coverage of caries risk assessment in children reflects the evolution of evidence-based oral health care. More than 1,000 full-color photos and illustrations show dental conditions and treatments. NEW chapters cover cariology, pain control, and cleft lip and palate; other updates include infant oral health, pit and fissure sealants, regenerative endodontics, and the risk factors surrounding the transition from adolescence to adulthood. NEW! Greater diversity of contributors includes expert perspectives from all over the world.

Dental Items of Interest

Dental Items of Interest

A Monthly Journal of Dental Science, Art and Literature

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Dentistry
  • Page: N.A
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Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient - E-Book

Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient - E-Book

  • Author: James W. Little,Donald Falace,Craig Miller,Nelson L. Rhodus
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323088015
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 736
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Learn how common medical conditions can affect the course of the dental treatment a patient receives. This updated, concise reference provides the information you need to provide appropriate dental care to any patient, regardless of existing medical conditions. Featuring vivid illustrations and well-organized tables in each chapter, this text gives you the in-depth details and the overall summaries you need to get to the root of your patients’ needs. Organization of medical conditions provides a brief overview of the basic disease process, epidemiology, pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, laboratory findings, and currently accepted medical therapy of each disorder. This is followed by a detailed explanation and recommendations for specific dental management. Coverage of dosages, side effects, and drug interactions with medications used in dentistry, including those used during pregnancy. Chapters focusing on major health problems in the US and other nations include, ischemic hearth disease, smoking and tobacco use cessation, sleep-related breathing disorders, sexually transmitted diseases, diabetes mellitus, and psychiatric disorders. Dental management summary table summarizes important factors for consideration in the dental management of medically compromised patients. Appendix on the therapeutic management of common oral lesions provides a quick reference to the causative factors, clinical description, currently accepted therapeutic management, and patient education regarding common oral conditions. Appendix on alternative and complementary drugs looks at herbal remedies, specifically efficacy, adverse effects/reactions, medical problems, drug interactions, and dental implications. NEW! Chapter on drug and alcohol abuse discusses the effects of marijuana, cocaine, amphetamines/methamphetamine, and alcohol, along with considerations for both medical and dental management. NEW! 2009 AAOS statement on Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Bacteremia in Patients with Joint Replacements provides recommendations to supplement practitioners in their clinical judgment regarding antibiotic prophylaxis for patients with a joint prosthesis.

Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics - E-Book

Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics - E-Book

  • Author: Dawn Merton Boothe
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1437723578
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1348
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Confidently utilize the rapidly growing selection of pharmaceuticals used to treat small animals. Small Animal Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 2nd Edition helps you understand both the therapeutic uses of common pharmaceuticals and the pharmacology behind them, giving you all of the information you need to design and modify dosing regimens, identify factors that cause drugs to fail, and anticipate adverse drug reactions. Comprehensive approach emphasizes the use of drugs for prevention as well as treatment. Clear, consistent organization makes it easy to find the information you need when you need it. Dosage tables help you find essential pharmaceutical information at a glance. Pharmacogenetics chapter helps you understand how to use this emerging science to find the right dose for each patient, optimizing efficiency and minimizing toxicity. Routes of administration and sample pharmaceutical calculations provide fast, efficient access to comprehensive drug administration all in one inclusive resource. Multiple chapters on Antimicrobial Drugs and Antimicrobial Therapy highlight the impact of antimicrobial resistance on current practice.

Dental Clinical Advisor - E-Book

Dental Clinical Advisor - E-Book

  • Author: James R. Hupp,Thomas P. Williams,F. John Firriolo
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323079008
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 592
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Do you know what impact a patient's condition or medication could have on dental treatment? Always be certain with this chairside resource designed to alert you to the dental significance or implications of medical conditions, drugs, emergencies, and more. Clinical algorithms expedite decision making, and a CD-ROM lets you search the text and print hundreds of patient education handouts provided in both English and Spanish. Information is specifically tailored to dentistry by pointing out the dental significance or implications of each subject, including how conditions, medications, emergencies, and more can affect dental treatment. Consistent concise organization makes it easy to locate key information. Covers over 300 topics from simple pharmacologic information to rare medical diseases. Includes ICD-9 CM and CPT diagnostic/treatment codes for insurance records and categorization with outside agencies to help professionals and staff understand how particular conditions fit into insurance continuums and facilitate better communication with outside groups. Discusses when a treatment should/can be referred to other health care providers. Appendices present facts and tips related to a variety of more common conditions in one location for easier treatment planning Clinical algorithms chart possible paths for managing common conditions to expedite decision making. Reference listings suggest reliable sources for more in-depth reading on each topic. CD-ROM contains 950 patient education handouts in English and Spanish to enhance communication between practitioners and their patients.

Materia medica, pharmacy, pharmacology and therapeutics

Materia medica, pharmacy, pharmacology and therapeutics

  • Author: Sir William Hale-White
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category:
  • Page: 744
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Lehrbuch der Medizinischen Physiologie

Lehrbuch der Medizinischen Physiologie

Die Physiologie des Menschen für Studierende der Medizin und Ärzte

  • Author: William F. Ganong
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag
  • ISBN: 3662006278
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 820
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Last Minute Pharmakologie

Last Minute Pharmakologie

  • Author: Claudia Dellas
  • Publisher: "Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag"
  • ISBN: 3437298003
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 224
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Last Minute – die optimale Prüfungsvorbereitung kurz vor der Prüfung! Sie haben das Fach Pharmakologie bereits einmal gelernt und wollen das Wichtigste in letzter Minute vor der Prüfung wiederholen? Genau das bietet Ihnen die Last Minute Reihe: nur die Fakten, die zum Bestehen der Prüfung notwendig sind Farbkodierung: Gewichtung nach IMPP-Häufigkeit eingeteilt in schnell schaffbare Lerneinheiten mit Online-Prüfungstraining: typische Fragen und Antworten. Von Studenten dringend empfohlen: "Damit schaffst Du den relevanten Stoff in minimaler Zeit." "Das ist eine wichtige und abwechslungsreiche Alternative zum reinen Fragen-Kreuzen." "Super ist das vorgegebene Gerüst zum strukturierten und effektiven Lernen." So gehen Sie sicher und selbstbewusst ins Hammerexamen!

Materia medica, pharmacy, pharmacology, and therapeutics

Materia medica, pharmacy, pharmacology, and therapeutics

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Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, 2 Volume Set

Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, 2 Volume Set

  • Author: Niklaus P. Lang,Jan Lindhe
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118940482
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1480
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Now in its sixth edition, Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry is the must-have resource for practitioners specialising in periodontal care and implant dentistry. The chapters have been extensively revised with 40% of the content new to this edition. Maintaining the widely praised two-volume format introduced in the previous edition, the editorial team has once again brought together the world’s top international specialists to share their expertise on all aspects of periodontology, periodontal health and the use of implants in the rehabilitation of the periodontally compromised patient. Seamlessly integrating foundational science, practical clinical protocols, and recent advances in the field, Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, Sixth Edition enhances its stellar reputation as the cornerstone reference work on periodontology.

General Register

General Register

  • Author: University of Michigan
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Detroit (Mich.)
  • Page: N.A
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Announcements for the following year included in some vols.

Mosby's Review for the NBDE

Mosby's Review for the NBDE

  • Author: Mosby
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323225691
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 488
  • View: 5763
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Get all the review and testing practice you need to pass the NBDE Part II! Providing the most up-to-date information on the biomedical and dental sciences addressed in Part II of the National Board Dental Examination (NBDE) — including Endodontics, Operative Dentistry, Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery and Pain Control, Oral Diagnosis, Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, Patient Management, Periodontics, Pharmacology, and Prosthodontics — this complete exam review features an easy-to-use outline format that mirrors the topic progression of the NBDE. Plus, it’s loaded with informative examples and illustrations, endless practice questions reflecting the latest question types, and customizable testing modes to ensure you are fully prepared to tackle every aspect of Part II of the NBDE! Easy-to-use outline format organizes essential data and key points in a clean, streamlined fashion. Exam-based progression of topics presents sections and topics in the same order as they appear on the actual exam. Practice exams with approximately 450 questions appear at the end of the book along with the correct answers and rationales. Approximately 400 diagrams and photographs provide visual evidence to support key biomedical and dental topics. Tables and text boxes provide supplementary information and emphasize important data from the text. NEW! Online resources on the companion Evolve website include: Database of exam questions Timed practice exams Custom test generator to mimic the NBDE II Sample cases Answers and rationales Downloadable apps NEW! Practice and testing modes for NBDE II review allow you to test yourself via category or in a testing format that allows you to create an unlimited number of unique practice tests with instant feedback. UPDATED! New test items types in practice exams include multiple correct answer, extended matching, and answer ordering question types that are found on the latest NBDE exam from the Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations (JCNDE).

Pharmacology and Dental Therapeutics

Pharmacology and Dental Therapeutics

  • Author: Robin Seymour,Michael Yates
  • Publisher: OUP Oxford
  • ISBN: 9780192629524
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 392
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A new author team has extensively revised the last edition of this successful text, formerly Textbook of Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics (Walton, Thompson and Seymour). This book covers both the basic and applied pharmacology required in modern dental courses, emphasising those topics which are particularly relevant to dental practice. Includes new key fact boxes, clinical cases and further reading.

Pharmacology and Therapeutics of Airway Disease, Second Edition

Pharmacology and Therapeutics of Airway Disease, Second Edition

  • Author: Kian Fan Chung,Peter J. Barnes
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 1420070010
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 468
  • View: 4760
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Written as a concise clinical reference guide covering the current and future airway disease treatments, this text encompasses: pathophysiology of respiratory tract diseases the methods of measuring airway and clinical responses the concepts upon which many treatments are used in COPD and asthma conditions the way in which these treatments work, and how new treatments can be discovered and tested in various patient groups state-of-the-art pharmacological and therapeutic approaches in controlling pathophysiological processes in the airways normal and abnormal physiological, biochemical and molecular aspects of the respiratory tract basic mechanisms of inflammatory cell activation and pathophysiology in disease therapeutic ways of controlling inflammation ways of reversing or preventing airflow obstruction, and symptomatic treatments of advanced disease Emphasizing state-of-the-art pharmacological and therapeutic approaches in controlling pathophysiological processes in the airways, Pharmacology and Therapeutics of Airway Disease reviews normal and abnormal physiological, biochemical and molecular aspects of the respiratory tract. Covering the basic mechanisms of inflammatory cell activation and pathophysiology in disease, therapeutic ways of controlling inflammation, reversing or preventing airflow obstruction, and symptomatic treatments of advanced disease.