This is a new edition of a classic textbook of oral pathology and oral medicine for dental students and candidates for postgraduate dentistry exams. Illustrated in colour throughout, the book offers a comprehensive introduction to the pathology of oral disease, its clinical manifestations and the principles of management. A final section deals with the medically compromised patient.
New to This Edition
Updated chapters on cancer and premalignancy, including new information on disease management.
New section on healing of the normal tooth socket, and pathology of osseointegration and sinusitis.
Includes discussion of controversial issues such as prophylaxis for infective endocarditis.
Addition of new WHO disease classifications - such as premalignancy.
New section on the relationship between the pathology of caries and its treatment.
Usability of diagnostic flow charts improved by addition of icons to the relevant sections of text referring the reader to the flow chart.
Many sections improved and updated, including cleft lip and palate, maxillary sinusitis and lichenoid reactions to amalgam restorations.
New section on implants, implant related lesions and osseointegration.
Comprehensive coverage of both oral pathology and oral medicine in a single paperback volume
Ideal for both undergraduate and post-graduate dentistry exams
Lucid writing style provides easy access to essential information
Illustrated in high quality throughout, with over 80 new full colour images
Ample use of flow charts guide the student thorough the process of differential diagnosis for a range of conditions
Classic text explaining the dental relevance of a range of systemic diseases
By Roderick A. Cawson, MD, FDSRCS, FDSRCPS(Glas), FRCPath, FAAOMP, Emeritus Professor of Oral Medicine and Pathology, Guy's King's and St Thomas' Dental Institute, King's College London, UK; Visiting Professor in Oral Pathology, Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A&M University System, Dallas, TX, USA and Edward W Odell, FDSRCS, MSc, PhD, FRCPath, Professor of Oral Pathology and Medicine, King's College London, UK; Honorary Consultant in Oral Pathology, Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Professor of Oral Pathology
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