Handbook of Local Anesthesia and Malamed's Local Anesthesia Administration

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Mosby, 2004 - Medical - 416 pages
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An invaluable text and a one-of-a-kind "how-to" DVD. This unique text and DVD package brings the latest advances in the science, technology, and techniques of local anesthesia to life like nothing you've ever seen before!

  • Handbook of Local Anesthesia, 5th Edition gives you:
    • Comprehensive information on the pros and cons of articaine, the highly debated local anesthetic recently approved by the FDA, that has gained widespread use in the United States.
    • Discussions on the latest armamentaria that reflect the newest drugs and devices - including safety syringes and computer-controlled local anesthetic delivery systems.
    • Updated step-by-step instructions for the various techniques of administering intraoral anesthesia - extensively illustrated in full color.
    • The 2003 CDC Hand Hygiene Guidelines.
    • Handy boxes and tables that compare new and standing techniques, drugs, and dosages.
    • Dosage charts, injection techniques, information on duration of action, and contraindications for local anesthetics.
    • A new chapter on Legal Considerations that examines possible complications related to anesthetic administration and discusses the standard of care with regard to appropriate prevention and treatment.
  • Malamed's Local Anesthesia Administration DVD gives you:
    • Unique "how-to" coverage of core local anesthesia topics: local anesthetic agents, anesthetic injection techniques, potential complications, and risk management.
    • Demonstrations of every possible kind of injection encountered in the clinical setting - a "first" in the field!
    • High quality video clips and animations so you can see exactly how to administer each anesthetic agent.
    • Organization that follows the 5th edition of Handbook of Local Anesthesia - so you can read about key concepts in the book and then watch concepts come to life on screen for a deeper understanding.
    • Personal commentary from Dr. Stanley Malamed throughout - with tips and secrets gained through years of clinical experience and painstaking research into the contemporary practice of dental anesthesia.
    • The opportunity to earn 4 hours of ADA- and AGD-certified CDE.
  • Malamed's Local Anesthesia Administration DVD lets you see how to perform all these injections!
    • Posterior superior alveolar (PSA) nerve block
    • Middle superior alveolar (MSA) nerve block
    • Anterior superior alveolar (ASA) nerve block
    • Greater palatine nerve block
    • Nasopalatine nerve block
    • Palatal infiltration
    • Anterior middle superior alveolar (AMSA) nerve block
    • Palatal approach-anterior superior alveolar (P-ASA) injection
    • Maxillary nerve block
    • Inferior alveolar nerve block
    • Buccal nerve block
    • Mandibular nerve block (Gow-Gates)
    • Vazirani-Akinosi closed-mouth mandibular nerve block
    • Mental nerve block
    • Incisive nerve block
    • Periodontal ligament injection
    • Intraseptal injection
    • Intraosseus injection

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