Review of Misch's Contemporary Implant Dentistry 4th Edition
Dental implant surgery is an artform that requires both skill and knowledge. To help dentists advance their skills and become masters of implant prosthetics, Misch's Contemporary Implant Dentistry 4th Edition uses a multidisciplinary approach to cover the industry's most current processes and surgical procedures. The new edition of this text continues to provide comprehensive, state-of-the-art information on the science and discipline of contemporary implant dentistry.
Covering the breadth of dental implant surgery, the book includes full-color, in-depth coverage of both simple and complicated clinical cases, with practical guidance on how to apply the latest research, diagnostic tools, treatment planning, implant designs, and materials. The book also features chapters on implant complications, risk factors, and management strategies, as well as implant maintenance and hygiene protocols.
The author of the book is Randolph R. Resnik, an internationally known educator, clinician, and researcher in the field of oral implantology and prosthodontics. He is also the protÃgÃ and successor of Carl E. Misch, the founder and director of the Misch International Implant Institute and a pioneer in implant dentistry. Resnik continues Misch's legacy and teachings in this updated edition of his classic work.
Misch's Contemporary Implant Dentistry 4th Edition is a must-have reference for any dentist who wants to improve their implant practice and deliver optimal outcomes for their patients. The book is available in both hardcover and ebook formats from Elsevier.
To learn more about the book or to purchase it online, visit https://www.elsevier.com/books/mischs-contemporary-implant-dentistry/resnik/978-0-323-39155-9.
The book is divided into six sections, each covering a different aspect of implant dentistry. The first section introduces the fundamentals of implant dentistry, such as implant history, biomechanics, biomaterials, and bone biology. The second section covers the diagnosis and treatment planning of implant patients, including medical and dental evaluation, radiographic and imaging techniques, surgical guides, and prosthetic options. The third section focuses on the surgical procedures of implant placement, such as site preparation, implant design and selection, surgical techniques, and immediate loading. The fourth section discusses the prosthetic procedures of implant restoration, such as impression techniques, abutment selection and design, cementation and screw retention, occlusion and articulation, and esthetic considerations. The fifth section deals with the complications and management of implant therapy, such as peri-implantitis, implant failure, nerve injury, sinus complications, and implant removal. The sixth section provides the protocols for implant maintenance and hygiene, such as recall frequency, clinical examination, radiographic evaluation, and home care instructions.
The book is written in a clear and concise style, with numerous tables, charts, diagrams, and clinical photographs to illustrate the concepts and procedures. Each chapter begins with a list of key terms and learning objectives and ends with a summary and review questions. The book also includes online access to videos that demonstrate various surgical and prosthetic techniques.
Misch's Contemporary Implant Dentistry 4th Edition is a comprehensive and authoritative guide to the art and science of implant dentistry. It is suitable for both students and practitioners who want to enhance their knowledge and skills in this rapidly evolving field. aa16f39245