Build a solid foundation of orafacial anatomy with just the right depth and breadth of coverage for Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting students.
An innovative organization brings together system and regional approaches to ensure you understand the structures of the head and neck and how they work together during normal function.
Brilliant full-color photographs, illustrations, and diagrams in every chapter let you easily examine every detail.
Begin with an overview of the head and neck from the bony apertures of the skull to the fascial spaces of the mouth and the neck. Then, explore how these structures perform in conjunction the systems of the body, including the cardiovascular, lymphatic, and nervous systems.
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Table of Contents
- Essentials of Anatomy
- Skull and Cervical Vertebrae
- Regional Anatomy of the Neck
- Pharynx, Larynx, and Soft Palate
- Muscles of Facial Expression
- Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinuses
- Muscles of Mastication and the Temporomandibular Joint
- Oral Cavity
- Salivary Glands
- Fascial Spaces and the Spread of Infection
- Vascular Supply of the Head and Neck
- Lymphatic Drainage of the Head and Neck
- Brain and Spinal Cord
- Sensory and Motor Pathways
- Autonomic Nervous System
- Cranial Nerves
- Trigeminal Nerve
- Anatomy of Intraoral Injections
- Orofacial Reflexes