Dental Emergencies is a readily accessible guide to the treatment and management of dental emergencies for everyday use in clinical practice. Replete with clinical examples and step-by-step procedures, the book distills essential information on traumatic injuries, pain, and oral lesions into a succinct, highly valuable reference.
Written by an expert in the field, the book covers the full range of the dental emergencies beginning with clinical examination and assessment of potential complications. Later chapters outline key considerations in pain management, including various presentations of dental and facial pain and commonly used methods of analgesia. Acute oral medical and surgical conditions and restorative dental emergencies are also discussed, highlighting practical instruction for immediate treatment as well as conditions for referral. Dental Emergencies concludes with fundamental chapters on special needs patients and medical emergencies, making it a comprehensive, must-have reference for all general dental practices.