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Glossary of Dental Implantology

Khalid Almas, Fawad Javed, Steph Smith

ISBN: 978-1-118-62688-7 May 2018 Wiley-Blackwell 280 Pages


Glossary of Dental Implantology provides a comprehensive, consensus-based global platform of dental implant terminology for effective communication among dental professionals, clinicians, clinical and basic science researchers, and scientists.

  • Offers clear definitions for dental implant-related terms for use by the whole dental team
  • Fosters a working knowledge of currently used dental implant terminology
  • Helps team members to communicate more efficiently and effectively
  • Presents a comprehensive guide for specialist and general dentists, dental students, residents, dental hygienists, and dental laboratory technicians
  • Includes entries for hardware technology, regenerative materials, lasers, radiology, and more

Foreword ix

Preface xi

A 1

B 21

C 35

D 59

E 71

F 83

G 93

H 101

I 109

J 123

K 125

L 127

M 135

N 151

O 157

P 167

Q 189

R 191

S 203

T 221

U 233

V 235

W 239

X 241

Y 243

Z 245

Appendix A Digital Dental Terms 247

Appendix B Useful Websites 251

Appendix C Recommended Reading 257