The Dental Assistant

The Dental Assistant

Book - 2001
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Cengage Learning
This newly revised version of The Dental Assistant provides comprehensive information for shorter programs allowing users to extract specific information and use the remaining material as a supplemental resource and on-the-job reference. Readers will appreciate the user-friendly format and easy-to-understand language. Review questions reinforce chapter material and aid in preparation for certification and licensure examinations under that state Dental Practice Act. OSHA guidelines are included to focus attention on the importance of safety and infection control. *Step-by-step procedures give students a practical understanding of the process *Dental specialities have been expanded to give students a more in-depth understanding of each *Key terms are defined both within the text and the glossary, facilitating learning *Suggested activities strengthen comprehension and reinforce procedure exercises *New chapters introduce digital radiographic imaging so students understand electronic imaging methods *Pharmacology chapter provides an overall classification of drugs found in a dental office *Includes more illustrations and tables than previous editions, making it easier comprehension of material and quicker reference Supplements Instructor's Manual 0-7668-1114-X

Book News
New edition of a standard text for use in formal or on-the-job training, or as reference text. The primary aim is to prepare students for the tasks associated with entry-level dental assistant jobs, and a secondary priority is to present some basic information about dentistry. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Albany : Delmar Thomson Learning, c2001
Edition: 7th ed
Description: x, 694 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9780766811133
Branch Call Number: 617.6023 And
Additional Contributors: Pendleton, Alice E.


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