Applied Pharmacology for the Dental Hygienist

Author: Elena Haveles

Edition: 8th Edition

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With attention on the foremost commonly used drugs in dentistry, Applied Pharmacology for the skilled worker , 8th Edition provides you with an in-depth understanding of the pharmacologic principles needed for safe and effective dental treatment and oral health care. It discusses drug properties and mechanisms of action, dosages, intended effects, interactions, and adverse reactions – both for the medications a patient may already be taking and for the drugs prescribed by the dentist. This remake has been updated throughout to offer you a firm foundation in pharmacology so as to assess and educate patients in order that they can maintain optimal oral health!

Key Features

IMPROVED! Test Bank with cognitive leveling supported Bloom’s Taxonomy mapped to the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination (NBDHE) blueprint.

Multiple opportunities for classroom and board exam prep offers summaries and review questions at the top of every chapter, helping you to assess your knowledge of the fabric .

Key terms are bolded and in color within each chapter and defined during a handy glossary.

Full-color design engages the reader and includes additional illustrations showing basic principles and internal processes, along side photographs of oral conditions and side effects.

Separate drug index provides easy look-up of specific drugs and kinds of medicine .

Quick-reference appendixes include resources like the highest 200 drugs, medical acronyms, and knowledge on herbal and dietary supplements.

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