More Details about Sturdevant's Art & Science of Operative Dentistry 2nd South Asia Edition

General Information  
Author(s)V Gopikrishna
Edition2nd South Asia Edition
Publish YearAugust 2018


This indispensable text...
 - From 1968 onwards Sturdevant's Art & Science of Operative Dentistry has been the foundational text on operative dentistry
 - Amalgamates both theoretical and clinical knowledge, and is supported by extensive laboratory studies and clinical research
 - Presents an illustrated step-by-step approach to preventive, restorative and esthetic dentistry
 - Provides a thorough understanding of caries and provides an evidence-based approach to its prevention and clinical management

Key Features
New to this Second South Asia Edition...

 - Reader friendly: Adapted keeping in mind the curriculum needs of both undergraduate and postgraduate students with clinical notes, illustrated diagrams, flowcharts, boxes and tables
 - Full colour design: Incorporates more than 800 illustrations including colour photos, around 100 tables and boxes to make the comprehensive clinical techniques more understandable
 - Added Chapters: Five new chapters: Periodontology applied to Operative Dentistry, Colour and Shade Matching in Operative Dentistry, Light Curing in Operative Dentistry, Digital Dentistry in Operative Dentistry and Resin Bonded Splints and Bridges have been included in this edition
 - Companion website: The website features two online chapters for additional study

Table of Contents

1 Clinical Significance of Dental Anatomy, Histology, Physiology, and Occlusion …add contact and contours
2 Dental Caries: Etiology, Clinical Characteristics, Risk Assessment and Management…. Add deep caries
3 Patient Assessment, Examination, Diagnosis, and Treatment Planning 
4 Infection Control 
5 Pain Control for Operative Dentistry 
6 Dental Biomaterials
7 Instruments and Equipment for Tooth Preparation
8 Preliminary Considerations for Operative Dentistry 
9 Dentin Hypersensitivity
10 Periodontology Applied to Operative Dentistry
11 Fundamentals of Tooth Preparation and Pulp Protection
12 Introduction to Amalgam
13 Clinical Technique for Amalgam Restorations 
14 Complex Amalgam Restorations 
15 Fundamental Concepts of Enamel and Dentin Adhesion 
16 Introduction to Composite Restorations 
17 Color and Shade Matching in Operative Dentistry
18 Light Curing in Operative Dentistry
19 Clinical Technique for Direct Composite Resin and Glass Ionomer Restorations
20 Non-carious Lesions and their Management
21 Additional Conservative Esthetic Procedures 
22 Digital Dentistry in Operative Dentistry
23 Class II Cast Metal Restorations 
24 Direct Gold Restorations 
25 Bonded Splints and Bridges

26 Class III and V Amalgam Restorations   
27 Additional Information on Instruments and Equipment for Tooth Preparation