Medical

Mosby's Review for the NBDE

Author: Mosby

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323225691

Category: Medical

Page: 488

View: 9197

Get all the review and testing practice you need to pass the NBDE Part II! Providing the most up-to-date information on the biomedical and dental sciences addressed in Part II of the National Board Dental Examination (NBDE) — including Endodontics, Operative Dentistry, Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery and Pain Control, Oral Diagnosis, Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, Patient Management, Periodontics, Pharmacology, and Prosthodontics — this complete exam review features an easy-to-use outline format that mirrors the topic progression of the NBDE. Plus, it’s loaded with informative examples and illustrations, endless practice questions reflecting the latest question types, and customizable testing modes to ensure you are fully prepared to tackle every aspect of Part II of the NBDE! Easy-to-use outline format organizes essential data and key points in a clean, streamlined fashion. Exam-based progression of topics presents sections and topics in the same order as they appear on the actual exam. Practice exams with approximately 450 questions appear at the end of the book along with the correct answers and rationales. Approximately 400 diagrams and photographs provide visual evidence to support key biomedical and dental topics. Tables and text boxes provide supplementary information and emphasize important data from the text. NEW! Online resources on the companion Evolve website include: Database of exam questions Timed practice exams Custom test generator to mimic the NBDE II Sample cases Answers and rationales Downloadable apps NEW! Practice and testing modes for NBDE II review allow you to test yourself via category or in a testing format that allows you to create an unlimited number of unique practice tests with instant feedback. UPDATED! New test items types in practice exams include multiple correct answer, extended matching, and answer ordering question types that are found on the latest NBDE exam from the Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations (JCNDE).
Medical

Mosby's Review for the NBDE

Author: Mosby

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323079911

Category: Medical

Page: 416

View: 8360

This complete exam review provides crucial, current information on each of the basic sciences addressed in Part I of the National Board Dental Examination (NBDE), including Anatomic Sciences, Biochemistry and Physiology, Microbiology and Pathology, and Dental Anatomy and Occlusion. Written by recognized authorities in their fields, material is presented in a concise, convenient outline format. Content is arranged according to the specifications of the NBDE, and supported by informative examples and illustrations. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Outline format presents essential data and key points in a clean, streamlined fashion. Approximately 200 diagrams and photographs provide visual evidence to support key topics, including anatomic structures, physiology, and microbiology. Exam-based structure presents sections in the same order as they appear on the actual exam. Sample exam questions include 100 multiple-choice review questions in each section of the book, created according to exam specifications. Tables and text boxes provide supplementary information and emphasize important data from the text. Answer key includes correct answers with rationales, illustrating the logic behind exam questions and reinforcing principles addressed in each section.
Medical

Mosby's Review for the NBDE

Author: Mosby

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323225683

Category: Medical

Page: 472

View: 1495

Perfect for those who have passed Part I of the National Dental Board Exam and are preparing for Part II, the new second edition of Mosby's Review for the NBDE, Part II includes all the review and testing practice you need to pass Part II. Edited by Frank Dowd, a recognized authority in the dental field, and authored by experts in each of the 4 subject areas, this complete exam review utilizes an easy-to-use outline format that mirrors the topic progression of the NBDE. Content review includes the most up-to-date information on all the basic biomedical and dental sciences that are covered in Part II of the NBDE - including Endodontics, Operative Dentistry, Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery and Pain Control, Oral Diagnosis, Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, Patient Management, Periodontics, Pharmacology, and Prosthodontics. This review companion also comes loaded with endless practice questions reflecting the latest question types, customizable testing modes, and hundreds informative examples and illustrations. Easy-to-use outline format organizes essential data and key points in a clean, streamlined fashion.Exam-based progression of topics presents sections and topics in the same order as they appear on the actual exam.Practice exams with approximately 450 questions appear at the end of the book along with the correct answers and rationales. Approximately 400 diagrams and photographs provide visual evidence to support key biomedical and dental topics.Tables and text boxes provide supplementary information and emphasize important data from the text. NEW! Online resources on the companion Evolve website include: Database of exam questionsTimed practice examsCustom test generator to mimic the NBDE IISample casesAnswers and rationalesDownloadable appsNEW! Practice and testing modes for NBDE II review allow you to test yourself via category or in a testing format that allows you to create an unlimited number of unique practice tests with instant feedback.UPDATED! New test items types in practice exams include multiple correct answer, extended matching, and answer ordering question types that are found on the latest NBDE exam from the Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations (JCNDE).
Medical

First Aid for the NBDE

Author: Jason Portnof,Timothy Leung

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071594264

Category: Medical

Page: 432

View: 5928

Use the successful First Aid formula to pass the National Board Dental Exam Part II with flying colors! The new “bible” for NBDE Part II preparation! This high-yield, comprehensive review of topics examined on the National Board Dental Examination (NBDE) Part II is written for dental students by recent dental graduates who aced the boards. Written for students by students who aced the exam, and reviewed by top dental school faculty Hundreds of high-yield facts and mnemonics boost exam-day performance Five case studies for top performance on the case-based component of the NBDE Part II Four-page color insert of images 100+ clinical images and illustrations you must know on exam day For the ultimate NBDE study package, be sure to purchase First Aid for the NBDE Part 1. Visit: www.FirstAidfortheBoards.com
Medical

First Aid for the NBDE Part 1, Third Edition

Author: Derek Steinbacher,Steven Sierakowski

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071773592

Category: Medical

Page: 752

View: 906

One-stop NBDE preparation -- written by students who aced the exam First Aid for the NBDE Part 1, 3e is a concise review for the exam, containing hundreds of high-yield facts and mnemonics, and more than 200 photos and illustrations. The book offers what-to-study guidance for the most frequently tested topics in anatomic sciences, biochemistry and physiology, microbiology and pathology, and dental anatomy and occlusion. Readers will also find confidence-building, performance-enhancing test-taking strategies. Features Written by students who have personally experienced the exam,and reviewed by top dental school faculty and practitioners Full-color insert of essential images Completely revised based on the most recent version of the exam
Medical

Mosby's Review for the NBDE

Author: Mosby

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323225624

Category: Medical

Page: 432

View: 3889

Are you sure you’re ready for the NBDE? You will be with this ultimate review resource! Providing the most up-to-date information on each of the basic sciences addressed in Part I of the National Board Dental Examination (NBDE) — including Anatomic Sciences; Biochemistry and Physiology; Microbiology and Pathology; and Dental Anatomy and Occlusion — this complete exam review features an easy-to-use outline format that mirrors the topic progression of the NBDE. Plus, it’s loaded with informative examples and illustrations, endless practice questions reflecting the latest question types, and customizable testing modes to ensure you are fully prepared to tackle every aspect of Part I of the NBDE! Easy-to-use outline format organizes essential data and key points in a clean, streamlined fashion. Exam-based progression of topics presents sections and topics in the same order as they appear on the actual exam. Practice exams with approximately 450 questions appear at the end of the book along with the correct answers and rationales. Approximately 200 diagrams and photographs provide visual evidence to support key topics, including anatomic structures, physiology, and microbiology. Tables and text boxes provide supplementary information and emphasize important data from the text. NEW! Online resources on the companion Evolve website include: Database of exam questions Timed practice exams Custom test generator to mimic the NBDE I Sample cases Answers and rationales Downloadable apps NEW! Practice and testing modes for NBDE I review allow you to test yourself via category or in a testing format that allows you to create an unlimited number of unique practice tests with instant feedback. UPDATED! New test items types in practice exams include multiple correct answer, extended matching, and answer ordering question types that are found on the latest NBDE exam from the Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations (JCNDE).
Medical

Orban's Oral Histology & Embryology

Author: G. S. Kumar

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 8131238016

Category: Medical

Page: 448

View: 3384

First published in 1944, Orban's Oral Histology and Embryology has become the classic text for successive generations of dental students. This thirteenth edition, while retaining the same fundamentals and lucid writing style, reflects upon the recent advances and latest curriculum offered in Indian universities. New to this Edition All chapters have been extensively revised and updated Incorporates Summary and Review Questions at the end of each chapter for the benefit of the students All line illustrations have been modified and poor photographs have been replaced with improved ones for better understanding of the subject New chapter on Lymphoid Tissue and Lymphatics in Orofacial Region Preparation of Specimens for Histologic Study upgraded as a chapter Salient Features Incorporates all relevant changes especially in the field of molecular biology Discusses molecular biological aspects of oral tissues Emphasizes clinical relevance of oral histological aspects
Medical

NBDE Part I Secrets Study Guide

NBDE Test Review for the National Board Dental Exam

Author: Mometrix Media

Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC

ISBN: 9781610722032

Category: Medical

Page: 156

View: 4388

NBDE Part I Secrets helps you ace the National Board Dental Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive NBDE Part I Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. NBDE Part I Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to NBDE Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive General review including: Microbiology Review, Characteristics Of Bacteria Types, Dental Decay, General Medical Pathological Conditions, Dentistry Related Pathological Conditions, ANUG, Red Lesions, White Lesions, TMJ Review, Normal TMJ Function, TMJ Dysfunction, Axial Skeleton, Appendicular Skeleton, Four Basic Tissues, Integumentary (Skin) System, Muscles Of Mastication, Muscles Of Expression, Autonomic Nervous System, Cranial Nerves, Elevated Intracranial Pressure, Spinal Tracts, Descending Pathways, Basal Ganglia Review, Respiratory Conditions, Circulatory System, Course Of Circulation, Cardiovascular Conditions, Endocrine Review, Genetics And Cell Biology, The Cell- Its Structures And Function, Components Of A Typical Cell, Cell Division Mitosis, Major Hormones, and much more...
Medical

First Aid Q&A for the NBDE

Author: Jason Portnof,Timothy Leung

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071613736

Category: Medical

Page: 320

View: 7920

NBDE Part II-style questions written by dental students who just took the exam Put the proven First Aid formula to work for you! Part of the time-tested First Aid review series, First Aid Q&A for the NBDE Part II delivers 600+ board-style review questions written by dental students who just took the boards. You will find detailed explanations of correct and incorrect answer options in an easy-to-read format. Features Table of contents mirrors the NBDE Part II content guidelines and the companion book, First Aid for the NBDE Part II Written for students by students who passed, and reviewed by top faculty 600+ questions focus on must-know material Answer explanations are provided in an easy-to-read manner: answer letter options are always bolded, correct answers are discussed first, and discussions of each distracter explain why incorrect answers are wrong The content you need to pass the NBDE Part II: Chapter 1. Pharmacology; Chapter 2. Operative Dentistry and Prosthodontics; Chapter 3. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Pain Control; Chapter 4. Orthodontics; Chapter 5. Pediatric Dentistry; Chapter 6. Endodontics; Chapter 7. Periodontics; Chapter 8. Radiology; Chapter 9. Pathology; Chapter 10. Patient Management, Public Health, Ethics and Biostatistics
Computers

Introducing Regular Expressions

Unraveling Regular Expressions, Step-by-Step

Author: Michael Fitzgerald

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1449338895

Category: Computers

Page: 154

View: 6242

If you’re a programmer new to regular expressions, this easy-to-follow guide is a great place to start. You’ll learn the fundamentals step-by-step with the help of numerous examples, discovering first-hand how to match, extract, and transform text by matching specific words, characters, and patterns. Regular expressions are an essential part of a programmer’s toolkit, available in various Unix utlilities as well as programming languages such as Perl, Java, JavaScript, and C#. When you’ve finished this book, you’ll be familiar with the most commonly used syntax in regular expressions, and you’ll understand how using them will save you considerable time. Discover what regular expressions are and how they work Learn many of the differences between regular expressions used with command-line tools and in various programming languages Apply simple methods for finding patterns in text, including digits, letters, Unicode characters, and string literals Learn how to use zero-width assertions and lookarounds Work with groups, backreferences, character classes, and quantifiers Use regular expressions to mark up plain text with HTML5
Medical

Fundamentals of Esthetic Implant Dentistry

Author: Abd El Salam El Askary

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470376333

Category: Medical

Page: 352

View: 2298

Esthetic dentistry and implant dentistry continue to grow in patient demand and professional popularity. More now than ever, clinicians are faced with the need to combine form with function, art with science. The considerable scientific and technical leaps that have been made in this field mean that this goal is now more achievable, and Fundamentals of Esthetic Implant Dentistry seeks to share these advances with practitioners and students alike.
Medical

Endodontics

Principles and Practice

Author: Mahmoud Torabinejad,Richard E. Walton

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1416038515

Category: Medical

Page: 474

View: 6567

This 4th edition is an essential scientific & clinical building block for understanding the etiology & treatment of teeth with pulpal & periapical diseases. You'll easily understand & learn procedures through step-by-step explanations accompanied by illustrations, as well as video clips included on CD.
Medical

A Practical Guide to Hospital Dentistry

Author: George K Varghese

Publisher: Jaypee Brothers,Medical Publishers Pvt. Limited

ISBN: 9788184482430

Category: Medical

Page: 268

View: 3828

The book is organized into management jurisprudence and in- patients clinical care in the hospital. It provides most comprehensive information on intensive care equipment. It explains the close integration of the managerial principles and clinical applications of equipment. This is a complete and highly practical one-stop reference on the latesthospital dentistry making it necessary reading for all house surgeons. All the aspects and concepts of dental care, as also the plastic, ENT, neuro and general surgery associated with it are adequately explained. This book explains how with the advances made in modern diagnostic and therapeutic dentistry as well as in maxillofacial surgery the scope of hospital dental practice has widened. Since the dental and maxillofacial surgery is inevitably part of the trauma, head, neck and aesthetic surgery, therefore dental surgeons need to be upto- date with knowledge about in patient management.
Medical

Clinical Cases in Prosthodontics

Author: Leila Jahangiri,Marjan Moghadam,Mijin Choi,Michael Ferguson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470961805

Category: Medical

Page: 272

View: 8901

Wiley-Blackwell's "Clinical Cases" series is designed to recognize the centrality of clinical cases to the profession by providing actual cases with an academic backbone. Clinical Cases in Prosthodontics grounds itself in core principles of this rehabilitative specialty and demonstrates their practical, every-day application through range of case presentations building from simple to complex and from common to rare. This unique approach supports the new trend in case-based and problem-based learning, thoroughly covering topics ranging from conventional complete denture prostheses to full mouth rehabilitation using both implant and tooth-supported prostheses.
Medical

Dental Anatomy and Occlusion

Author: Khalid Choudhary

Publisher: Wysteria Limited

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 92

View: 2371

Religion

Knowing the Unknowable God

Ibn-Sina, Maimonides, Aquinas

Author: David B. Burrell, C.S.C.

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Pess

ISBN: 0268158991

Category: Religion

Page: 136

View: 5205

In Knowing the Unknowable God, David Burrell traces the intellectual intermingling of Muslim, Jewish, and Christian traditions that made possible the medieval synthesis that served as the basis for Western theology. He shows how Aquinas's study of the Muslim philosopher Ibn-Sina and the Jewish thinker Moses Maimonides affected the disciplined use of language when speaking of divinity and influenced his doctrine of God.
Science

Living in Space

A Handbook for Work and Exploration Beyond the Earth's Atmosphere

Author: G. Harry Stine

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 159077258X

Category: Science

Page: 256

View: 9116

We are the first species with the ability to leave planet Earth and expand the horizons of existence into the infinite realm of the universe. Humanity has been working, learning and building toward this accomplishment throughout history. Those who live and work in space will be no different from their predecessors who left ancient homelands to venture into the unknown wilderness. But to travel and work in space, one must not only know the physical characteristics of the space environment, but also something about the human beings involved. Living in Space explains: -Technology necessary for staying happy, healthy and alive in space. - Effects of acceleration on the human body - The long term affects of living in zero-g conditions - The most harmful forms of ionizing radiation for humans - Nutrition and Sanitation - Basic problems of working in space. The people who go into space to live and work are setting the foundation for humanity’s future.
Drugs

Pharmacology Flash Cards

Author: George M. Brenner

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780323355643

Category: Drugs

Page: N.A

View: 3541

This completely revised set of Pharmacology Flash Cards offers several new features to assist students in learning the names and major attributes of the most important drugs used today.
Medical

Color Atlas of Common Oral Diseases

Author: Robert P. Langlais,Craig Miller

Publisher: LWW

ISBN: 9781496332080

Category: Medical

Page: 288

View: 1256

Featuring over 800 clear, high-quality photographs and radiographic illustrations, this fully updated 5th Edition of Color Atlas of Common Oral Diseases is designed throughout to help readers recognize and identify oral manifestations of local or systemic diseases. The new edition includes expanded and updated content and is enhanced by new images, new case studies, a stronger focus on national board exam prep, and more. The book's easy-to-navigate, easy-to-learn-from standard format consists of two-page spreads that provide a narrative overview on one page with color illustrations on the facing page. To integrate oral diagnosis, medicine, pathology, and radiology, the overviews emphasize the clinical description of oral lesions, cover the nature of various disease processes, and provide a brief discussion of cause and treatment options. Features: An increased focus on national exam preparation is reflected in end-of-chapter questions, entities, cases, and images. Differential Diagnosis Tables added to each section help students distinguish a particular disease or condition from others that have a similar appearance. Coverage of new entities, such as Radiopaque Lesions of the Jaw, have been added. Additional content on Facial & Neck Lesions has been added. A greatly expanded Radiographs section includes 30 new images and up-to-date content. Approximately 85 new images enhance the book's unparalleled photo and illustration program. New Student Resources: Case Studies (five per chapter) expand students' opportunities to apply what they've learned to clinical situations. Select Disease Fact Sheets and an image bank. A reader-friendly organization presents clinical and radiographic features of common diseases found in the oral cavity according to location, color, surface change, and radiographic appearance. Chapter-opening learning objectives help students focus their studies by setting forth what they need to know after completing the chapter. Color-coded sections with tabs organize information into logical sections to help students locate information quickly. Highlighted key words draw student attention to important concepts. Case studies(80 in all) give students an opportunity to apply their knowledge to clinical situations and prepare for the National Board Examinations. A comprehensive Glossary offers clear, simple definitions for key terms. Expanded instructors' resources and all-new student resources save instructors time and help students succeed.