Health Reference Series: Dental Care and Oral Health Sourcebook

Editor: Williams, Angela L.
Publication Year: 2019
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Single-User Purchase Price: $95.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $142.50
ISBN: 978-0-7808-1721-0
Category: Health & Medicine - Dentistry
Image Count: 24
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Dental Care and Oral Health Sourcebook, Sixth Edition offers updated information about mouth and tooth care guidelines for effective hygiene, nutrition, and decay prevention.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part I: Taking Care of Your Mouth and Teeth
  • Chapter 1—Steps to Dental Health
  • Chapter 2—Anatomy of the Mouth
  • Chapter 3—Taking Care of Your Teeth
  • Chapter 4—Nutrition Impacts Oral Health
  • Chapter 5—Fluoride Prevents Tooth Decay
  • Chapter 6—Dental Plaque
  • Chapter 7—Mouth Injuries
  • Chapter 8—Oral Health for Older Adults
  • Part II: Visiting Your Dentist's Office
  • Chapter 9—Routine Dental Visits and Overcoming Dental Phobia
  • Chapter 10—Dental Caries (Cavities)
  • Chapter 11—Dental Imaging
  • Chapter 12—Tooth Pain
  • Chapter 13—Medications Used in Dentistry
  • Chapter 14—Sedation Techniques Used by Dentists
  • Chapter 15—Alternatives to Dental Drills
  • Chapter 16—Dental Fillings
  • Chapter 17—Rebuilding and Reshaping Teeth
  • Chapter 18—Having a Tooth Pulled
  • Chapter 19—Dentures
  • Part III: Dental Care for Infants and Children
  • Chapter 20—Oral Health for Infants
  • Chapter 21—Weaning a Child from a Bottle
  • Chapter 22—Routine Care of Children's Teeth
  • Chapter 23—Fluoride Consumption during Tooth Development
  • Chapter 24—Preventing Tooth Decay in Children
  • Chapter 25—Mouth Injuries in Children
  • Chapter 26—Bruxism
  • Chapter 27—Oral Conditions in Children with Special Needs
  • Part IV: Orthodontic, Endodontic, Periodontic, and Orofacial Conditions and Procedures
  • Chapter 28—Orthodontia
  • Chapter 29—Endodontic Conditions and Treatment
  • Chapter 30—Periodontal (Gum) Disease
  • Chapter 31—Dental Implants
  • Chapter 32—Facial Trauma
  • Chapter 33—Corrective Jaw Surgery
  • Part V: Oral Diseases and Disorders
  • Chapter 34—Amelogenesis Imperfecta
  • Chapter 35—Bad Breath (Halitosis)
  • Chapter 36—Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Chapter 37—Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate
  • Chapter 38—Dentinogenesis Imperfecta
  • Chapter 39—Dry Mouth Disorders
  • Chapter 40—Jaw Problems
  • Chapter 41—Leukoplakia
  • Chapter 42—Mouth Sores
  • Chapter 43—Oral Allergy Syndrome
  • Chapter 44—Oral Cancer
  • Chapter 45—Taste Disorders
  • Chapter 46—Thrush (Oropharyngeal Candidiasis)
  • Chapter 47—Tongue Disorders
  • Part VI: Health Conditions That Affect Oral Health
  • Chapter 48—Cancer Treatment and Oral Complications
  • Chapter 49—Celiac Disease and Dental Enamel Defects
  • Chapter 50—Diabetes and Oral Health
  • Chapter 51—Disabilities and Oral Care
  • Chapter 52—Eating Disorders and Oral Health
  • Chapter 53—Heart Disease and Oral Health
  • Chapter 54—Immune System Disorders and Oral Health
  • Chapter 55—Meth (Methamphetamine) Mouth
  • Chapter 56—Organ Transplantation and Oral Health Management
  • Chapter 57—Osteoporosis Affects Bones and Teeth
  • Chapter 58—Pregnancy and Oral Health
  • Chapter 59—Tobacco Use-Associated Oral Changes
  • Chapter 60—Mouth Microbes: The Helpful and the Harmful.
  • Part VII: Finding and Financing Oral Health in the United States
  • Chapter 61—Access to Oral Healthcare
  • Chapter 62—Expenditures and Financing of Oral Healthcare
  • Chapter 63—Head Start Programs
  • Chapter 64—Dental Sealants at School-Based Services
  • Chapter 65—Finding Low-Cost Dental Care
  • Part VIII: Additional Help and Information
  • Chapter 66—Glossary of Terms Related to Dental Care and Oral Health
  • Chapter 67—Directory of Local Dental Schools
  • Chapter 68—Directory of Organizations That Provide Information about Dental Care and Oral Health Resources