Helping you incorporate endodontics into general dentistry practice, Endodontics: Principles and Practice, 5th Edition describes how to diagnose pulpal and periapical diseases and perform basic root canal treatments. Illustrated, step-by-step guidelines make it easier to perform essential endodontic procedures, and each is brought to life with videos on the new companion website. Practical coverage also includes topics such as the etiology of disease, local anesthesia, emergency treatment, obturation, and temporization. From renowned endodontics experts Mahmoud Torabinejad, Richard Walton, and Ashraf Fouad, this edition adds new chapters on single implant restorations and the management of patients with systemic disease.
Well-known, international contributors
share guidelines, expertise, and their clinical experience with contemporary technologies and procedures.
Fully updated, evidence-based content integrates the best clinical evidence with the practitioner's clinical expertise and the patient's treatment needs and preferences.
Authoritative, visually detailed coverage provides a practical understanding of basic endodontic principles and procedures, including pulpal and periapical diseases and their management.
Organization of content reflects the order in which procedures are performed in clinical settings, enhancing your understanding the etiology and treatment of teeth with pulpal and periapical diseases.
Over 1,000 full-color illustrations ensure a clear, accurate understanding of procedures, and include radiographs and clinical photographs.
Learning objectives help you meet the theoretical and procedural expectations for each chapter.
New to this Edition
NEW Single Tooth Implant chapter
introduces the use of single tooth implants as an important treatment option for the partially endentulous patient, covering the diagnostic, implant design, surgical, and prosthodontic innovations that have advanced the single implant restoration.
NEW Diagnoses, Treatment Planning, and Systemic Considerations chapter examines current thinking on the relationship between oral disease and systemic health and how the management of patients with systemic disease (such as diabetes) may differ from that of other patients.
NEW Interaction Between Generalist and Specialists chapter addresses the roles of general dentists and endodontists, and help you determine whether to perform the necessary treatment or if referral to a specialist is the better option.
NEW contributors and NEW co-editor Dr. Ashraf Fouad bring a fresh perspective to the management of pulpal and periapical diseases.
New! Evolve companion website includes over 40 video clips demonstrating essential procedures plusover 300 review questions including answers with rationales.
1. The Biology of Dental Pulp and Periradicular Tissues 2. Protecting the Pulp, Preserving the Apex 3. Endodontic Microbiology 4. Pulp and Periradicular Pathosis 5. Diagnoses, Treatment Planning, and Systemic Considerations NEW! 6. Interaction Between Generalist and Specialists NEW! 7. Periodontal and Endodontic Interrelationship 8. Longitudinal Tooth Fractures 9. Local Anesthetics 10. Endodontic Emergencies and Therapeutics 11. Management of Traumatized Teeth 12. Endodontic Radiology 13. Endodontic Instruments 14. Internal Anatomy 15. Isolation, Access Preparation and Length Determination 16. Cleaning and Shaping, Temporarization 17. Restoration of Endodontically Treated Teeth 18. Obturation 19. Procedural Accidents 20. Endodontic Retreatment 21. Endodontic Surgery 22. Endodontic Outcomes 23. Single Tooth Implant NEW! 24. Bleaching of Discolored Teeth 25. Geriatric Endodontics Appendix: Pulpal Anatomy and Access Preparations Appendix: Chapter Review Questions
By Mahmoud Torabinejad, DMD, MSD, PhD, Professor and Program Director, Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA; Ashraf Fouad and Richard E. Walton, DMD, MS, Professor, Department of Endodontics, The University of Iowa, College of Dentistry, Iowa City, IA
276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
Please allow 3 - 4 weeks for delivery.
"The updated features and information on advances in the field, the video clips and the interactive self-assessment questions provide readers with a textbook that is concise, current, and easy to follow." -SirReadaLot.org, July 2015, Issue #195