Mosby's Dental Drug Reference, 11th Edition
Dental-specific drug information at your fingertipsTable of Contents
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Ideal for chairside use by the entire dental team, Mosby's Dental Drug Reference provides guidelines for safe, accurate drug administration. More than 800 drug monographs make it easy to find indications and dosages, contraindications, interactions, side effects, serious reactions, and dental-specific drug information. With profiles of drugs recently approved by the FDA, this edition is completely up to date! A companion Evolve website adds regular drug updates, and a CD offers a full-color pill atlas and printable patient education handouts. From lead editor Arthur Jeske, a well-known researcher and author on dental pharmacology, this pocket-sized reference provides the current, concise drug information you need at the point of care.
- More than 850 drug monographs offer the vital dental-specific drug information you need.
- Drug information with relevant patient and family education guidelines in each monograph emphasize oral health, prevention, and treatment from the dental hygiene perspective.
- Durable and pocket sized, a succinct and organized format makes this guide ideal for chairside use.
- Bulleted lists provide quick and easy access to general and specific dental-related information in each monograph. .
- Primers on therapeutic management of common diseases and on medically compromised patients offer key foundational information relevant to the treatment of all patients.
- New monographs, FDA updates, a color pill atlas, images of common pathologic conditions, patient education handouts, quick-reference guides, and more are available online to help keep this guide compact and user-friendly.
- New monographs for recently FDA approved drugs include up-to-date dental considerations.
- More emphasis on oral health, prevention, and treatment from the dental hygienist's perspective helps in educating the patient.
- Stronger coverage of oral contraceptives includes brand names with generic names when possible.
- A list of common prescriptions in the appendix includes the use for each along with rationales, providing a quick reference when considering a drug's implications for dental treatment.
- Expanded resources on CD include a search function and pronunciations for the glossary, plus crossword puzzles, word searches, and additional illustrations of common oral complications, making it easier to recognize terms, drug classes, and pathologic conditions.
By Arthur H. Jeske, DMD, PhD, Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials