Mosby's Textbook of Dental Nursing,
Edition 2
By Mary Miller, MA(Ed) and Crispian Scully, MD, PhD

Publication Date: 23 Jun 2015

Richly illustrated in stunning full colour throughout, this new volume builds on the success of the previous edition and covers everything you need to know to get through your exams safely with the minimum of stress. Prepared in a ‘no nonsense’, easy-to-read fashion, Mosby’s Textbook of Dental Nursing, second edition, covers the A-Z of the latest curriculum and contains an array of helpful ‘pull out’ boxes and other learning features to help you recall key facts. Fully updated with the latest information on legislation and professional practice – including the appropriate use of Social Media – this volume includes updated and new information on anatomy, charting, drug allergy, governance and care of minority and vulnerable groups.

Prepared by leading authorities in the field, Mosby’s Textbook of Dental Nursing, second edition is ideal for candidates sitting NEBDN exams, as well as serving as a ready reference for fully qualified dental nurses and therapists in the hospital, community or general practice setting.

Key Features

  • Ideal for all pre-registration nursing students
  • Friendly, no nonsense writing style makes learning easy
  • Stunning Gray’s Anatomy artwork aids understanding of human structure and function
  • Useful learning features include ‘Terms to Learn’, ‘Key Points’, and ‘Identify and Learn’ boxes
  • Over 150 photographs further bring the subject to life!

New Features

  • Fully updated throughout to incorporate all aspects of the NEBDN pre-registration syllabus
  • Accompanying website includes MCQs and other helpful revision aids to help you prepare for exams
  • Presents new information on aspects of anatomy, charting, drug allergy, minority and vulnerable groups, fire safety and security
  • Discusses the latest guidance on the use of Social Media
  • Downloadable image bank helps you prepare essays and assignments
About the author
By Mary Miller, MA(Ed), General Manager, EDH Education Centre, Eastman Dental Nursing, Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy, Eastman Dental Hospital, London, UK; Crispian Scully, MD, PhD, Director: WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Health-General Health; King James IV Professor Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh); Emeritus Professor: UCL (London) and Visiting Professor and Universities of Athens, Edinburgh, Helsinki, Hertfordshire, Middlesex and Plymouth
Table of Contents

Section A Dental Nursing: Serving the Public

Chapter 1 Dentistry

Chapter 2 The Dental Team

Chapter 3 Dental Nursing Training, Qualifications and Careers

Chapter 4 Dental Nursing Practice and Communication

Chapter 5 Health Services: Ethics and Governance

Section B Dental Nursing: Protecting Patients and Staff

Chapter 6 Workplace Hazards and Risk Reduction

Chapter 7 Infection and Control

Chapter 8 Workplace Health and Safety

Section C Dental Anatomy, Physiology and Disease

Chapter 9 Dental and Oral Anatomy and Physiology

Chapter 10 Dental and Oral Pathology and Disease

Chapter 11 Dental and Oral Imaging

Section D Dental Disease, Prevention and Care

Chapter 12 Dental and Oral Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Chapter 13 Dental and Oral Health Treatment Planning, Charting and Records

Chapter 14 Drugs in Dentistry

Chapter 15 Pain and Anxiety Control

Chapter 16 Dental Materials and Equipment

Chapter 17 Restorative Procedures and Materials

Chapter 18 Surgical Care

Chapter 19 Surgical Care: Inpatients

Chapter 20 Orthodontics

Chapter 21 People with Vulnerability or Special Needs

Chapter 22 Minority Issues

Chapter 23 Dental Emergencies

Section E Human Disease Prevention and Care

Chapter 24 Human Anatomy and Physiology

Chapter 25 Human Pathology and Diseases

Chapter 26 Health Promotion

Chapter 27 First Aid and Medical Emergencies

Select Glossary of Abbreviations

Book details
ISBN: 9780702062377
Page Count: 456
Retail Price : £28.99

Preregistration dental nursing students

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