The Basic Guide to Orthodontic Dental Nursing (PDF) is a must-have introduction for those looking to develop their understand and knowledge of this key area of clinical practice.
Written in an accessible and clear format, with color illustration throughout, the ebook is a guidebook for all dental nurses with an interest in orthodontics. It is structured to reflect sections of the syllabus of the Certificate in Orthodontic Dental Nursing. Chapters include such key topics as tooth eruption patterns, removable and fixed appliances, de-bonding, and retention. There are also units on care prior to treatment, including the requirements for a first appointment, and there is useful guidance on maintaining motivation – mainly for young patients and their parents.
“This ebook is all you need to know about assisting in orthodontic care delivery and is a helpful learning tool and reference for all the orthodontic team.” — British Dental Association, 1 April 2011
“Grist (senior orthodontic nurse, Worthing Hospital) introduces the tools and procedures for helping an orthodontist chairside, and outlines what to prepare so that therapy can be undertaken as efficiently as possible.” — SciTech Book News, December 2010
“This ebook is clearly written for the British market; the patient information leaflets issued by the British Orthodontic Society are commonly referred to, there is a chapter devoted to ‘orthodontic therapists’ and the ebook refers to the General Dental Council of the United Kingdom and its regulatory framework for dental care professionals (dental nurses, technicians, and therapists).” — European Journal of Orthodontics, 2011
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