“This book it not intended to replace lectures and formal course work but rather to function as a concise guide and expanded revision notes to the large, complex and continuously developing field of dental biomaterials science.” (British Dental Association, 2 December2013)
From the Back Cover
Dental Materials at a Glance, 2nd edition, is the new title in the highly popular At a Glance series. It provides a concise and accessible introduction and revision aid.
Following the familiar, easy-to-use At a Glance format, each topic is presented as a double-page spread with key facts accompanied by clear diagrams encapsulating essential information.
Systematically organized and succinctly delivered, Dental Materials at a Glance, 2nd edition, covers:
- Each major class of dental material and biomaterial
- Basic chemical and physical properties
- Clinical handling and application
- Complications and adverse effects of materials
Dental Materials at a Glance, 2nd edition, is the ideal companion for all students of dentistry, residents and junior clinicians. In addition, the text will provide valuable insight for general dental practitioners wanting to update their materials knowledge and be of immediate application for dental hygienists, dental assistants, dental nurses and technicians.