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Materials and Procedures for Today’s Dental Assistant 1st Edition

Ellen Dietz-Bourguignon

  • Published
  • 296 Pages

Overview

This innovative and easy-to-use book provides you with the information necessary to build an exciting career as a Dental Assistant. Inside, you'll find numerous learning aids such as boldfaced key terms, critical thinking questions, highlighted "Did You Know?" sections that point out important information, and "Practice Makes Perfect" skill sheets, which provide step-by-step guidance for you to effectively perform the procedures presented in the book. Whether you are looking to hone your skills or are just learning about the field, Materials and Procedures for Today's Dental Assistant will give you the knowledge you need to be a successful Dental Assistant.

Ellen Dietz-Bourguignon,

Ellen Dietz-Bourguignon, CDA, AAS, BS is an Associate Degreed CDA and has a BS in Allied Health Education in Dental Auxiliary Utilization. Ellen also holds a Community College Teaching Certificate from Suny Albany, has been Managing Editor of Dental Assisting Magazine, and has published ten books, including Dental Office Management and Safety Standards and Infection Control for Dental Assistants, both which are Thomson Delmar Learning textbooks.
  • Meets the DANB objectives for the dental materials portion of the national certification test
  • Assessment sheets that mirror the procedure skill sheets are provided for you or an instructor to evaluate your mastery of the procedures
  • Packaged free with the book is a StudyWARE CD-ROM that provides additional study questions, activities, case studies, and selected color images from the book�a fun way to test your knowledge
  • End of chapter posttest questions help you prepare for upcoming exams and assess your knowledge of the chapter material
  • A Special Consideration section, consisting of safety and procedural tips, follows each procedure for easy reference
Chapter 1: Introduction to Dental Materials and Related Information.
SECTION I CEMENTS AND LINERS.
Chapter 2: Preliminary Restorative Dental Materials.
Chapter 3: Dental Cements.
SECTION II RESTORATIVE MATERIALS.
Chapter 4: Restorative Dental Materials.
SECTION III IMPRESSION MATERIALS.
Chapter 5: Dental Impression Materials.
SECTION IV GYPSUM MATERIALS.
Chapter 6: Dental Gypsum Materials.
SECTION V RELATED DENTAL MATERIALS.
Chapter 7. Dental Waxes.
Chapter 8: Dental Resins.
Chapter 9: Preventive Dental Materials, Bleaching Materials, Periodontal Dressings, and Endodontic Sealers and Cements.
Chapter 10: Miscellaneous Dental Materials and Hazardous Substances.

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  • ISBN-10: 1401837336
  • ISBN-13: 9781401837334
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $92.50
  • RETAIL $122.95

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Materials and Procedures for Today’s Dental Assistant

ISBN: 9781401837334
This innovative and easy-to-use book provides you with the information necessary to build an exciting career as a Dental Assistant. Inside, you'll find numerous learning aids such as boldfaced key terms, critical thinking questions, highlighted "Did You Know?" sections that point out important information, and "Practice Makes Perfect" skill sheets, which provide step-by-step guidance for you to effectively perform the procedures presented in the book. Whether you are looking to hone your skills or are just learning about the field, Materials and Procedures for Today's Dental Assistant will give you the knowledge you need to be a successful Dental Assistant.

Instructor's Manual

ISBN: 9781401837341
Answers to critical thinking and posttest questions in text, ideas for student exercises, and a copy of all Practice Makes Perfect Procedure Assessment Forms.

FOR STUDENTS

Materials and Procedures for Today’s Dental Assistant

ISBN: 9781401837334
This innovative and easy-to-use book provides you with the information necessary to build an exciting career as a Dental Assistant. Inside, you'll find numerous learning aids such as boldfaced key terms, critical thinking questions, highlighted "Did You Know?" sections that point out important information, and "Practice Makes Perfect" skill sheets, which provide step-by-step guidance for you to effectively perform the procedures presented in the book. Whether you are looking to hone your skills or are just learning about the field, Materials and Procedures for Today's Dental Assistant will give you the knowledge you need to be a successful Dental Assistant.

Studyware

ISBN: 9781111538460
Succeed in your dental assisting course and have fun with Studyware software! This dynamic resource is packed with interactive games, quizzes, and other resources that your mastery of key concepts in the corresponding chapter in your textbook.