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Endodontology at a Glance

Alix Davies, Federico Foschi, Shanon Patel

ISBN: 978-1-118-99471-9 April 2019 Wiley-Blackwell 104 Pages


A practical and colourful introductory guide, Endodontology at a Glance covers all the essential topics (diagnosis, endodontic therapy, pain management and outcome of treatment) as well as the recent developments that comprise the field of endodontology. Written by experts in the field, the book explores the causes and sequelae of endodontic disease and offers suggestions for taking an effective patient history.

  • New addition to the At a Glance series covering a core area of dentistry
  • Review style makes for the ideal revision companion
  • Includes access to a companion website with MCQs for self-assessment and downloadable images for use in teaching


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Dedications and acknowledgement

About the companion website

Disease processes in endodontology

1 The causes and sequelae of endodontic disease

2 Microbiology of apical periodontitis

3 Resorption


4 History taking

5 Examination and special tests

6 Pulp testing

7 Radiographic imaging for endodontics

Endodontic therapy

8 Vital pulp therapy

9 Root canal morphology

10 Access cavity design

11 Mechanical preparation of the root canals

12 Irrigation

13 Medication

14 Endodontic instruments - files

15 Endodontic instruments - rubber dam, apex locators

16 Chap

17 Root canal retreatment

18 Surgical endodontic treatment

Pain and pain management

19 Odontogenic and non-odontogenic pain

20 Local anaesthesia in endodontics

21 Pain management in endodontics

Outcome of endodontic treatment

22 Outcome of root canal treatment

23 Outcome of root canal surgery

Endodontology and other aspects of dentistry

24 Periodontic-endodontic interface

25 Orthodontic-endodontic interface

26 Restoration of the endodontically treated tooth

27 Paediatric endodontics

28 Endodontics in the older population

29 retain or replace

30 bleaching


31 Assessment of traumatic injuries

32 Management of crown fractures

33 Management of Root fractures

34 Management of Luxation injuries

35 Management of Avulsed teeth

Medico-legal considerations in endodontics

36 Risk management in Endodontics