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Basic guide to oral health education and promotion/ Ann Felton, Alison Chapman and Simon Felton.
D 617.657 F32
Topics covered include dental structures, anatomy and physiology, oral diseases and prevention, the principles of education, oral health and society, promoting oral health in the 21st century, patient communication, project planning and workplace assignments. This second edition has been thoroughly updated in line with the substantial changes to the role of the dental nurse since the 1st edition was published. To address this, a brand new section has been added on education and research.
Forensic odontology: an essential guide / edited by Catherine Adams, Romina Carabott and Sam Evans.
D 617.6873 F71 A21
After a brief introduction the book covers dental anatomy and development, expert witness skills, mortuary practice, dental human identification, disaster victim identification, dental age assessment, bite marks, forensic photography and the role of the forensic odontologist in protection of the vulnerable person. Chapters outline accepted and recommended practices and refer to particular methodologies, presenting different schools of thought objectively.
16 - 28 February 2014
1. 電動牙刷好嗎? [信報財經新聞] 2014-02-27 C02 健康生活 有齒人生張嘉熙醫生
2. 古今人類牙病源自相同細菌 [太陽報] 2014-02-26 A24 國際 SUN史記
3. 細菌誘發免疫反應 認真刷牙 預防關節炎 [am730] 2014-02-25 A31 健康 牙患
4. 牙醫突全部離職 醫療集團邀顧客商退款 [明報] 2014-02-22 A11 港聞
5. 保護健康牙齒 由出牙仔開始 [am730] 2014-02-20 A30 精叻寶寶成長特輯
6. 潔齒護肝 減細菌感染 [星島日報] 2014-02-18 E08 健康港 Kk
7. 刷牙的邊際效應 [新報] 2014-02-17 Q28 潮文化 主場在我 曾萍湘
Anatomy of orofacial structures : a comprehensive approach / Richard W. Brand and Donald E. Isselhard.
D 617.61 B81
A combined text and student workbook, Anatomy of Orofacial Structures: A Comprehensive Approach, Enhanced 7th Edition, makes it easy to understand oral histology and embryology, dental anatomy, and head and neck anatomy. Now in full color, the book includes more than 800 images, as well as review questions and detachable flashcards for convenient, on-the-go study. Clear coverage provides a solid foundation for students in dental assisting and dental hygiene programs.
Oral radiology: principles and interpretation / [edited by] Stuart C. White and Michael J. Pharoah.
D 617.6622 O6 W
With more than 1,000 high-quality radiographs and illustrations, Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation, 7th Edition visually demonstrates the basic principles of oral and maxillofacial radiology along with their clinical application. First, you’ll gain a solid foundation in radiation physics, radiation biology, and radiation safety and protection. Then you’ll learn intraoral and extraoral imaging techniques, including specialized techniques such as MRI and CT. The second half of the book focuses on how to recognize the radiographic features of pathologic conditions and interpret radiographs accurately. This edition also includes new chapters on forensics and cone-beam imaging.
Comprehensive periodontics for the dental hygienist/ Mea A. Weinberg, Cheryl M. Westphal Theile, Stuart J. Frouma and Stuart L. Segelnick.
D 617.664 C73
Comprehensive Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist, 4/e provides concise coverage of the foundations of periodontics. This text is a helpful introduction for dental hygiene students and a valuable resource for practicing hygienists. Coverage includes the clinical aspects of periodontics, including surgical and nonsurgical procedures, and presents material in a clear and accessible format. Anchored in evidence-based learning, chapters provide simple explanations of many of the complexities of the dental disease process and provide clear links to practical aspects of therapy.
1. Monthly Meeting Corner - “Applied radiology for daily dentistry” by Dr. Thomas Li.
2. “Annual group meeting of Estate Dentists Group” by Dr. Mui Sau Fung Michael.
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Republican Congressional Leaders Shelve Immigration Reform for 2014
The small window for enactment of a major U.S. immigration overhaul during 2014 seems to have closed. A trial balloon testing House Republicans’ willingness to proceed this year was quickly floated and dropped. Amid a focus on politics and timing, less noted was the reality that for the first time, House Republican leaders have affirmed support for a policy that would move the party closer to compromise over the most vexing question holding up immigration reform: what to do with the nation’s unauthorized immigrants.
Refugees and Asylees in the United States
In 2012, the United States granted humanitarian protection to more than 87,000 people, with grants of asylum up 19 percent and refugee admissions up 3 percent from a year earlier. This article provides a detailed look at the most recent refugee and asylum data in the United States, including country of origin, top states of settlement, and more.
[Source: Migration Information Source February 21, 2014]
The Migration Policy Institute (MPI) today announced the launch of a completely redesigned website for MPI and its online journal, the Migration Information Source. The new website provides a significantly more user-friendly experience with improved navigation, richer visualization of data offerings and the ability to find research, multimedia content and articles by topic, region and other criteria.
The website, www.migrationpolicy.org, offers a clean, contemporary design with powerful search capabilities, as well as a new section for commentaries written by MPI and MPI Europe policy analysts. Users will be able to select MPI and Migration Information Source resources by topic, region, content type, analyst and program activity.
The website includes a revamped MPI Data Hub that offers a wealth of international and U.S. data, charts and maps. The Data Hub provides current and historical data on immigrant populations by size, origin, place of residence, educational attainment, language proficiencies and workforce participation; as well as trends in remittance flows, emigration and more.
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