Medical Problems in Dentistry, 6th Edition

Medical Problems in Dentistry

6th Edition

By Crispian Scully, CBE MD PhD MDS MRCS BSc FDSRCS FDSRCPS FFDRCSI FDSRCSE FRCPath FMedSci FHEA FUCL DSc DChD DMed[HC] DrHC , Emeritus Professor, University College London, London, UK; Honorary Consultant University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, HCA International Hospitals and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK and Crispian Scully, CBE MD PhD MDS MRCS BSc FDSRCS FDSRCPS FFDRCSI FDSRCSE FRCPath FMedSci FHEA FUCL DSc DChD DMed[HC] DrHC , Emeritus Professor, University College London, London, UK; Honorary Consultant University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, HCA International Hospitals and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK


SECTION A: GENERAL

1. Medical emergencies

2. Medical history and risk assessment

3. Perioperative care

4. Signs and symptoms 

SECTION B: ORGAN SYSTEMS MEDICINE

5. Cardiovascular medicine

6. Endocrinology

7. Gastrointestinal and pancreatic disorders

8. Haematology

9. Hepatology

10. Mental health

11. Mucosal, oral and cutaneous disorders

12. Nephrology

13. Neurology

14. Otorhinolaryngology

15. Respiratory medicine

16. Rheumatology and orthopaedics

SECTION C: OTHER SYSTEMS MEDICINE

17. Allergies

18. Autoimmune disease

19. Immunity, inflammatory disorders, immunosuppressive and anti-inflammatory agents

20. Immunodeficiencies

21. Infections and infestations

22. Malignant disease

23. Metabolic disorders

24. Trauma and burns

SECTION D: OTHER HEALTH ISSUES

25. Age and gender issues

26. Alternative and complementary medicine

27. Dietary factors and health and disease

28. Impairment and Disability

29. Materials and drugs

30. Minority groups

31. Occupational hazards

32. Sexual health

33. Sports, travel and leisure, pets

34. Substance dependence

35. Transplantation and tissue regeneration

SECTION E: APPENDIX

36. Health promotion

37. Eponymous and acronymous diseases and signs