Publication Year: 2012
Authors/Editor: Patton, Lauren L.
Written by more than 25 academicians and clinicians who are experts in the content areas, the evidence-based Practical Guide from the American Dental Association takes a patient-focused approach to help you deliver safe, coordinated oral health care for patients with medical conditions.
Key features that make this a must-have book:
- Coverage of clinical topics including: Cardiovascular Disease, Pulmonary Disease, Endocrine Disorders, Bleeding Disorders, - Neurologic Disorders, Neurodevelopmental and Psychiatric Disorders, Geriatric Health and Functional Issues, - Neurodevelopmental and Psychiatric Disorders, HIV/AIDS and Related Conditions and much more
- Identification of risks related to hemostasis, susceptibility to infection, drug actions/interactions, and ability to tolerate dental care, specific to the patient’s medical condition
- More than 200 clinical images – which you can downloaded from the book’s website!
- Over 75 summary tables to help you digest vital information
The ADA Practical Guide to Patients with Medical Conditions