Describes the techniques available to dentists to provide anaesthesia of the teeth and surrounding structures. The management of failure, safety issues, and methods of reducing injection discomfort are also described.
Chapter 1 Basic Pharmacology and Anatomy: A Whistle-stop Tour
Chapter 2 Instrumentation
Chapter 3 Local Anaesthetic Drugs
Chapter 4 Techniques for Maxillary Anaesthesia
Chapter 5 Techniques for Mandibular Anaesthesia
Chapter 6 Supplementary Techniques
Chapter 7 Safety
Chapter 8 Trouble-shooting
Chapter 9 Painless Local Anaesthesia: Is It Possible?