Head, Neck & Dental Anatomy,
5th Edition

Deborah Levin-Goldstein, Marjorie J. Short

ISBN-13: 9780357457122
Copyright 2022 | Published
352 pages | List Price: USD $167.95
ISBN: 9780357457122

Providing the most up-to-date coverage available, Short/Levin-Goldstein's HEAD, NECK & DENTAL ANATOMY, 5th Edition, combines engaging yet concise instructional content with full-color figures and photos that illuminate anatomical details of the mouth and teeth -- giving you a go-to resource throughout your education and career. More student friendly than ever, the new edition includes worksheets with additional multiple choice and labeling questions -- helping you maximize your success in the course and on the CDA exam. Photos of actual teeth are also included, and the most important features of each tooth are detailed in brief charts that make excellent study guides.

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1. Nomenclature.
2. Structure of the Oral Cavity.
3. The Tooth and Its Surrounding Structures.
4. Numbering Systems.
5. Maxillary Incisors.
6. Mandibular Incisors.
7. Canines.
8. Maxillary Premolars.
9. Mandibular Premolars.
10. Maxillary First and Second Molars.
11. Mandibular First and Second Molars.
12. Third Molars.
13. Deciduous Dentition.
14. Tooth Development.
15. Occlusion.
16. Form and Function.
17. Bones of the Head and Neck.
18. Muscles of the Head and Neck.
19. Nerves of the Head and Neck.
20. Arteries of the Head and Neck.
21. Salivary Glands.
22. Temporomandibular Joint.

  • Deborah Levin-Goldstein

    Deborah Levin-Goldstein retired as a professor of dental hygiene at Northampton Community College in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in 2019 after 37 years of teaching. She has presented numerous continuing education courses on a variety of topics to local dental and dental hygiene societies and at national meetings. She also is a dental hygiene examiner for the Commission on Dental Competency Assessments. In addition to HEAD, NECK & DENTAL ANATOMY, she has published in the JOURNAL OF DENTAL HYGIENE, DENTALTOWN and HYGIENETOWN magazines. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University.

  • Marjorie J. Short

    Marjorie J. Short is Professor Emeritus of Dental Hygiene at Middlesex Community College in Lowell, Massachusetts. Prior to her tenure at Middlesex Community College, she was a professor of dental anatomy at SUNY Farmingdale. She attended Forsyth School for Dental Hygienists and received a Bachelor of Science from Columbia University and a Master of Science from Hofstra University.

  • Worksheets with additional multiple choice and labeling questions have been included to give students ample opportunities to put what they learn into practice as well as prepare for anatomy questions commonly found on the CDA exam.

  • The text's concise presentation promotes the retention of anatomical detail through its simple, clear style and balanced design.

  • New photos of actual teeth have been added to the text to help improve student understanding of dental terminology and practice.

  • The text's concise instructional content has been updated and revised and now includes additional worksheet questions and detailed color pictures of the structures of the head and neck.

  • Helping students maximize their study time, learning objectives have been revised to align with each chapter's content.

  • Expanded multiple choice questions increase readers' synthesis of educational concepts, leading to improved understanding.

  • Now more intricate, figures have been improved with anatomical details to match the descriptions.

  • Taking a comprehensive approach to head, neck and dental anatomy, the authors discuss morphology concepts in the context of anatomy to help students draw connections and enhance their understanding.

  • Improved anatomical figures provide more in-depth details of each tooth.

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