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Dental caries : the disease and its clinical management

Author: Ole Fejerskov; Bente Nyvad; Edwina A M Kidd
Publisher: Oxford : Wiley/Blackwell, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats

First published in 2003, Dental Caries: The Disease and its Clinical Management has become the leading resource on cariology.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ole Fejerskov; Bente Nyvad; Edwina A M Kidd
ISBN: 9781118935828 1118935829
OCLC Number: 928965371
Description: XIV, 466 p. : il. color, gràf. ; 28 cm
Contents: ContributorsPart I Dental caries: what is it and how widespread is it globally?Chapter 1 PrologueO. Fejerskov, B. Nyvad, and E.A.M. KiddChapter 2 Dental caries: what is it?O. Fejerskov, B. Nyvad, and E.A.M. KiddChapter 3 Clinical features of caries lesionsO. Fejerskov and B. NyvadChapter 4 How big is the problem? Epidemiological features of dental cariesV. Baelum and O. FejerskovPart II The caries lesion and its biological determinantsChapter 5 Pathology of dental cariesO. FejerskovChapter 6 Saliva and caries developmentA. Bardow and A. VissinkChapter 7 Biofilms in caries developmentP.D. Marsh, N. Takahashi, and B. NyvadChapter 8 Diet and dental cariesC. van Loveren and P. LingstroemChapter 9 Demineralization and remineralization: the key to understanding clinical manifestations of dental cariesO. Fejerskov and M.J. LarsenPart III DiagnosisChapter 10 The foundations of good diagnostic practiceV. Baelum, B. Nyvad, H. ]G. Groendahl, and O. FejerskovChapter 11 Visual-tactile caries diagnosisB. Nyvad, V. Machiulskiene, V.M. Soviero, and V. BaelumChapter 12 Additional caries detection methodsH. Hintze, A. Lussi, F. Cuisinier, and B. NyvadPart IV Controlling dental cariesChapter 13 The caries control conceptB. Nyvad and O. FejerskovChapter 14 Fluorides in caries controlO. Fejerskov, J.A. Cury, L.M. Tenuta, and V.C. MarinhoChapter 15 The role of oral hygieneB. NyvadChapter 16 Are antibacterials necessary in caries prophylaxis?A.A. Scheie, H.V. Rukke, and F.C. PetersenChapter 17 The principles of caries control for the individual patientB. Nyvad and E.A.M. KiddChapter 18 Caries control for frail eldersM.I. MacEntee, S.R. Bryant, H. Keller, C.T. Nguyen, and C.S. YaoPart V Operative interventionChapter 19 Classical restorative or the minimally invasive concept?E.A.M. Kidd, J. Frencken, B. Nyvad, C.H. Splieth, and N.J.M. OpdamChapter 20 Caries 'removal' and the pulpo ]dentinal complexE.A.M. Kidd, L. Bjorndal, and O. FejerskovChapter 21 Longevity of restorations: 'the death spiral'V. QvistPart VI From chair ]side to population caries controlChapter 22 Caries prevention and control in low ] and middle ]income countriesW. van Palenstein Helderman, C. Holmgren, B. Monse, and H. BenzianChapter 23 How accurately can we assess the risk for developing caries lesions?H. Hausen and V. BaelumChapter 24 Caries control in low ]caries populationsH. Hausen, M. Jossing, and O. FejerskovChapter 25 Epilogue. Controlling the global burden of dental caries: the evidence calls for a reorganization of the oral health ]care systemO. Fejerskov, V. Baelum, B. Nyvad, and E.A.M. KiddIndex
Responsibility: edited by Ole Fejerskov, Bente Nyvad and Edwina Kidd.
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