About the Book :
This book provides a comprehensive yet simple presentation of Preventive and Community Dentistry. Based on the syllabus prescribed by Dental Council of India, the book covers various aspects of public health, dental public health, preventive dentistry, and research methodology. An important feature of the book is inclusion of additional chapters on Forensic dentistry, Hospital administration, Occupational hazards, Nutrition and oral Health, Minimal invasive dentistry and Dental Practice management. These chapters are vital for richer understanding of community dentistry. Further, some useful information like facts about tobacco, fluorides and clinical cases proforma are included separately under the Appendices. All these features make the book quite comprehensive in scope and contemporary in approach.
Interesting Facts :
Systematic and logical presentation of text, and highlighting contemporary issues in the field Numerous tables, flowcharts, diagrams and photographs have been included for easier understanding of the subject Inclusion of some additional chapters vital for a richer understanding of community dentistry Inclusion of additional chapters on: o Forensic Dentistry o Hospital Administration o Nutrition and Oral Health o Minimal Invasive Dentistry (MID) o Dental Practice Management o Behavioral Sciences Exhaustive discussion of important topics like Caries and Fluorides in Preventive Dentistry along with the inclusion of relevant recent advances and innovations Inclusion of useful information like facts about tobacco, fluorides and clinical cases proforma under the Appendices makes the book quite comprehensive in scope and contemporary in approach.
About the Author :
Manjunath Puranaik, S.S.Hiremath