By Phillip Lumley, Professor of Endodontology, Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry, Birmingham Dental Hospital and School, UK.; Nick Adams, Clinical lecturer and Honorary Associate Specialist in Endodontics, Birmingham Dental Hospital and School, UK.; and Phillip Tomson, Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry, Birmingham Dental Hospital and School, UK
A practical, highly illustrated guide to endodontics for general dental practitioners.
After this book has been read, I can gurantee that dentists at all levels will strive to improve their endodontic practice. Dental Update
A practical and accessible guide to endodontics for the general dentist. Brings together new technolgies available for treatment with the increasing biological understanding of endodontic disease processes. Comprehensively illustrated by the authors' own cases. Presents key aspects of primary treatment, root canal re-treatment and periradicular surgery.
The scientific basis for treating endodontic infection. Disease processes. History, diagnosis, case selection and treatment planning. Root canal anatomy and access. Root canal preparation - objectives and instruments. Cleaning and shaping techniques. Root canal obturation. Root canal retreatment. Periradicular surgery.