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Nov 20 2013

New Acquisitions Hightlights

Published by under Dentistry

Handbook of pediatric dentistry / edited by Angus C. Cameron, Richard P. Widmer.

D 617.629 H23

The new edition of this internationally recognised volume offers comprehensive guidance to the successful management of the child in the clinical dental setting.


Richly illustrated and in full colour throughout, the Handbook of Pediatric Dentistry is written in a friendly ‘how to’ manner and contains useful ‘pull out’ boxes to act as useful aide-mémoires. Exploring a variety of topics, the book includes discussion of child development, practical communication skills and advice on how to deal with behavioural problems. Clinical topics include the management of caries, fluoridation, restorative dentistry, pulp therapy, trauma management, oral medicine and pathology, dental anomalies, and the treatment of medically compromised children. Chapters also explore the use of orthodontics, the management of cleft lip and palate and speech, language and swallowing.


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Nov 20 2013

New additions for social sciences at HKU Libraries

Every Wednesday, the new titles for the current week are put on New Book Display, G/F, Main Library.

Click on the links below to find the new additions for social sciences for the current week and the past three weeks:


General-Social Sciences

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Nov 20 2013

Dental Research Seminar

Published by under Dentistry

Date: November 21, 2013 (Thursday)

Time: 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Venue: Lecture Theatre II, G/F, The Prince Philip Dental Hospital

Presenter: Dr. Acharya Aneesha, MPhil Candidate

Title: Periimplant Mucosistis in Indian Subjects as related to Periodontal Status

Abstract: Periimplant mucositis is highly prevalent and factors resulting in its progression to periimplantitis are unclear. Risk profiling of for progressive periimplant disease  is of clinical importance.This presentation will describe the background, a hypothesis regarding risk assement using combination of clinical and laboratory variabels in periimplant mucositis and present related data from a cohort of Indian subjects.


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