Operative Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Second edition: 2nd Edition (e-Book) book cover

Operative Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Second edition

2nd Edition

Edited by Robert Ord

CRC Press

836 pages

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pub: 2010-11-26
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Operative Maxillofacial Surgery was first published in 1998, and within a very short period it became the standard text for trainees in oral and maxillofacial surgery preparing for their exit examinations.For this second edition, the contents have been extensively revised not only to include all aspects of oral surgery but also to reflect the chang

Table of Contents

DIAGNOSTIC INVESTIGATIONS: Imaging techniques, including computed tomography-guided biopsy and FDG-PET. Ultrasound imaging, including ultrasound-guided biopsy. Surgical and other investigations. Fine needle aspiration biopsy. Three-dimensional imaging. ORAL SURGERY: Tooth extraction. Removal of unerupted teeth. Nerve injuries and repair. Surgical endodontics. Benign cysts of the face and jaws. Basic implantology: An American perspective. Adjunctive office-based techniques for bone augmentation in oral implantology: An American perspective. Basic and advanced implantology: A European perspective. Major preprosthetic surgery, incorporating implants. Craniofacial implantology. Tissue engineering. SURGICAL TECHNIQUES: Emergency procedures. Intraoral flaps and skin grafting. Pectoralis major. Reconstructive surgery : harvesting, skin mucosa and cartilage. Microvascular surgery : principles. Radial forearm flap. Scapular and parascapular flap (with or without bone). Rectus abdominis. Latissimus dorsi. Anterolateral thigh flap. Gracilis flap. Fibular flap. Vascularized iliac crest grafts. Facial Reanimation. The use of lasers: general principles. The use of lasers : photodynamic therapy. Colin Hopper. MALIGNANT DISEASE OF THE MOUTH AND JAW: Assessment and principles of management. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy. Oral and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma: Pathological assessment of resection specimens and neck dissections. Access surgery. Excision of skin lesions and orbital and nasal reconstruction. Local resection and reconstruction of oral carcinomas and lip cancer. Jaw resection. Orbital resection and reconstruction. Neck dissection. Sentinel node biopsy. Tumours of the skull base. SALIVARY AND THYROID SURGERY: Submandibular, sublingual and minor salivary gland surgery. Management of stones and strictures and interventional sialography. Parotid surgery. Extracapsular dissec

About the Editor

John D. Langdon Emeritus Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, King's College London, UK
Mohan F. Patel Consultant Surgeon, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, UK
Robert A. Ord Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Peter Brennan Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Honorary Professor of Surgery, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth, UK

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Surgery / Oral & Maxillofacial