An Introduction to Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery encompasses the full range of oral and maxillofacial surgery. It also addresses the necessary core competencies for undergraduates and those pursuing basic specialist training. The second edition now includes international perspectives. In the UK, oral and maxillofacial surgery is a unique disciplineathe ninth of ten currently recognized surgical specialtiesaand trainees usually start from a dental qualification before gaining a medical one. In contrast, in Germany practitioners often start from a medical base and then obtain a dental degree while in North America they start from a dental base and may or may not become dually qualified. The bookas initial chapters cater to all approaches of initial training and crucially bring them together in the specialist surgical sections. In chapters where the UK, US, and German perspectives are distinctly different, a section at the end has been added offering a specific perspective. However, where there is general consensus the international views have been integrated into the main body of text. At the end of each chapter, where appropriate, readers will find relevant references and recommendations for further reading. This book can also be considered a definitive and consistently reliable source of information for those following the UKas Intercollegiate Surgical Curriculum.An antiseptic can be defined as a nontoxic disinfectant that can be applied to the skin or living tissues and has the ... Povidone-iodine has been shown to be effective against MRSA, and to date there does not appear to be resistance to it.
|Title||:||An Introduction to Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Second Edition|
|Author||:||David A Mitchell|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2014-12-17|