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Essentials of Pharmacology for Dentistry (Covering the latest Curriculum) 4th Edition 2021 by KD Tripathi, Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers

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    Author(s)KD Tripathi
    PublisherJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
    Edition4th Edition
    Publish YearJanuary 2021


    Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers Essentials of Pharmacology for Dentistry (Covering the latest Curriculum) 4th Edition 2021 by KD Tripathi

    Pharmacology, the science of drugs (medicines), is a highly dynamic discipline with conceptsand priority drugs changing rapidly. Its relevance to all health professionals (includingdentists) cannot be over emphasized. Practice of dentistry utilizes drugs both as primarytreatment modality, as well as facilitator of/adjuvant to dental procedures. Dentists routinelyprescribe analgesics and antibiotics, apply antiseptics and other locally acting drugs, andinject local anaesthetics. Further, many dental patients could be receiving other medicationthat may have orodental implications or may interact with drugs prescribed by the dentist.Occasionally, dentists have to manage a medical emergency which may arise during a dentalprocedure or in their clinic. As such, a broad knowledge of pharmacology along with focuson aspects is needed by the dentist. This book has been produced to specificallymeet the above outlined needs. Key Feature:- •The book is oriented to provide core and contemporary pharmacological knowledge, easily assimilated by dental students •Written as per the syllabus prescribed by the Dental Council of India •The book is divided into three sections. •The first describes the general pharmacological principles with which all professionals involved in drug therapy must be conversant. •The second on systemic pharmacology presents a brief account of drugs acting on various organ systems •The third section covers antimicrobials and other drugs which the dentists usually prescribe or administer themselves.•Leading trade names and dosage forms of drugs generally prescribed by dentists are mentioned distinctively.•A separate chapter covers drug and aids specific for dental care is incorporated•Another chapter on management and treatment of common medical emergencies is included•Application of analgesics and NSAIDs in dental pain, local anaesthetics for dental anaesthesia, role of each class of antimicrobials in orodental infections, prophylaxis of postextraction wound infection and endocarditis in patients at special risk are emphasized.•Eye catching hierarchical drug classification charts which help create pictorial memory•Latest NACO guidelines for post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) of HIV infection for health workers•Thoroughly revised and updated chapters, including recently introduced drugs. Target Audience :- Undergraduate Dentistry students.