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Dec 30 2015

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.

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Dec 28 2015

Access latest articles from Routledge Politics

Special issue of New Political Science: Intersectionality for the global age

Nine articles study current and historical instances of overlapping social identities and oppression across the world. Please click here to access the issue for free.

 

Special issue of The Round Table: The Commonwealth and the European Union

The issue includes articles and opinions regarding Europe’s relationship with the Commonwealth. Please click here to explore the free issue.

 

Journal of Political Ideologies: 20th Anniversary Editor’s Choice Collection

The collection comprises papers on Syriza, the radical right, feminism, the ideology of globalization, new theories of ideology and much more.

Please click here to enjoy free access until 31 December 2016. HKUL users can continue to access the articles via http://library.hku.hk/record=b1984594

 

West European Politics’ resource page

The page features the latest topical virtual special issues, journal news and more. Please click here to access the page.

 

European Politics Collection

Articles explore all aspects of European Politics, such as Defence and Security, Economics, Migration and more. Please click here to begin reading for free.

 

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Dec 23 2015

New Acquisitions Highlights

Published by under Dentistry
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Principles and practice of laser dentistry / [edited by] Robert A. Convissar.

D 617.6 P957

Expand your skills in the rapidly growing field of laser dentistry! The new second edition of Principles and Practice of Laser Dentistry contains everything you need to know about the latest laser procedures across all areas of dentistry. With vivid clinical photos and easy-to-follow writing, Dr. Robert A. Convissar and his team of dental experts walk you through the most common uses of lasers in areas like: periodontics, periodontal surgery, oral pathology, implantology, fixed and removable prosthetics, cosmetic procedures, endodontics, operative dentistry, pediatrics, orthodontics, and oral and maxillofacial surgery. The book also covers topics such as the history of lasers in dentistry, laser research, the latest laser equipment, and how to go about incorporating lasers into your practice, so that you are fully equipped to use lasers successfully in your treatments.

 

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Early childhood oral health / edited by Joel H. Berg, Rebecca L. Slayton.

D 617.629 E12

This second edition expands the scope of the first and puts an additional focus on interprofessional and global efforts that are necessary to manage the growing disease crisis and screening and risk assessment efforts that have expanded with the boom of new technologies. With updated references and incorporating the latest research, chapters address the biology and epidemiology of caries, the clinical management of early childhood caries, risk assessment, and early diagnosis. Other topics include public health approaches to managing caries worldwide, implementation of new caries prevention programs, fluoride regimens, and community programs, and family oral health education. Brand new are four chapters on the medical management of early childhood caries, considerations for children with special needs, interprofessional education and practice, and how the newest policy issues and the Affordable Care Act affect dental care.

 

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Cleft lip and palate management: a comprehensive atlas / edited by Ricardo D. Bennun, Julia F. Harfin, George K.B. Sándor, David Genecov.

D 617.6761 C62 B

Cleft Lip and Palate Management: A Comprehensive Atlas—with more than 400 photographs and illustrations—provides the latest concepts about the surgical/orthodontic interrelation in cleft lip and palate treatment. Dr. Bennun and his team detail the diagnostic techniques to determine the best treatment protocols for optimal results and decreased chance of retreatment.

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Dec 23 2015

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.

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Dec 21 2015

Access articles from Routledge Behavioral Sciences

Themed Article Collections

A variety of themed article collections such as Alternative Therapies and Transgender are free to view and download now.

Please click here to enjoy free access until 31 December 2015, HKUL users can continue to access our subscribed articles via library webpages.

 

Sexual Expression

Papers range from exploring sexuality, discovering individual and shared sexual interest, talking about sex with partners or in a therapy setting, and exploring sexual interest with new technologies. They consider the psychological, the biological and the cultural implications of sex and how society perceives it.

Please click here to enjoy free access until 31 January 2016. HKUL users can continue to access our subscribed articles via library webpages.

 

Current Matters in Aging

This collection consists of original journal articles studying important topics on the modern aging process, including Globalization, Healthy Living, Medicare, Technology, Grandparenting, The Intergenerational Workforce, Retirement, and Educational Matters in Gerontology.

Please click here to enjoy free access until 15 November 2016. HKUL users can continue to access our subscribed articles via library webpages.

 

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Dec 18 2015

Discover Social Movement Studies: Journal of Social, Cultural and Political Protest

Social Movement Studies is an inter-disciplinary journal providing a forum for academic debate and analysis of extra-parliamentary political, cultural and social movements throughout the world. Selected articles from the journal are free to view online until 31 December 2015.

Please click here to begin reading now. HKUL users can continue to access the articles via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2504949

 

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Dec 16 2015

New Acquisitions Highlights

Published by under Dentistry
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Computer-guided applications: for dental implants, bone grafting, and reconstructive surgery/ Marco Rinaldi, Scott D. Ganz, Angelo Mottola ; translation from the Italian by Dr. Stefano Lauriola.

D 617.674 R578 

Written by recognized dental implant surgery experts Marco Rinaldi, Scott Ganz, and Angelo Mottola, Computer-Guided Applications for Dental Implants, Bone Grafting, and Reconstructive Surgery is the first text to provide state-of-the-art information on procedures and techniques used in guided dental implant surgery and bone grafting. It begins with the basic principles of guided dental implants including anatomical obstacles, pathologies, and pharmacological management of patients, and then uses a templated, atlas format to discuss clinical case studies. With a companion website includes videos demonstrating surgical procedures, this text makes it easier for the entire surgical team to share in the diagnosis and treatment planning for patients receiving implants.

 

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Atlas of oral & maxillofacial surgery/ Deepak Kademani, Paul S. Tiwana.

D 617.672 K11 

This practical guide, written by respected international contributors and edited by OMS experts Deepak Kademani and Paul Tiwana, offers detailed, step-by-step instructions and over 2,000 full-color illustrations that demonstrate how to plan for and perform oral and maxillofacial surgical procedures safely and efficiently. Comprehensive coverage addresses the broad scope of the specialty, ranging from the surgical anatomy of the head and neck to oral surgery, implant surgery, orthognathic and craniofacial surgery, cleft lip and palate, craniomaxillofacial trauma, management of head and neck surgery, reconstructive procedures, TMJ surgery, and aesthetic facial surgery.

 

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Postgraduate notes in orthodontics: DDS/MOrth programme/ main editing and organisation by Nikki Atack

D 617.64 P85   

7th Edition of the Postgraduate Notes in Orthodontics: This 311 page book is fully updated.  It is divided into 15 sections with a wide range of orthodontic topics covered and includes the useful question and answer section at the back.

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Dec 16 2015

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.

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Dec 15 2015

牙科新聞

Published by under Dentistry
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1 – 15 December 2015

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  1. 醫知健:添加劑損琺瑯質 無糖飲品都傷牙 [太陽報] 2015-12-15 A16 港聞 醫知健
  2. 矯齒謬誤多 及早治療改善口腔健康 [香港經濟日報] 2015-12-14 C08 健營坊 健營坊 張意宇
  3. 牙套新知 [信報財經新聞] 2015-12-10 C02 健康生活 有齒人生 吳彥樑牙科醫生
  4. 亂買材料DIY箍牙 易孳菌 [東方日報] 2015-12-09 A08 港聞 醫健
  5. 第一個矯齒牙套(下) [am730] 2015-12-09 A56 時尚 萌妻之道 港女老婆
  6. 矯齒可防牙周病 市民多誤解 [成報] 2015-12-09 A08 港聞
  7. 如何減輕看牙醫時的焦慮 [am730] 2015-12-09 A36 HEALTH 醫理 朱振雄
  8. 勤刷用保護劑 蛀牙無須補牙 [文匯報] 2015-12-08 A32 國際新聞 / 環球 LIVE
  9. 顎骨腫脹 [信報財經新聞] 2015-12-03 C02 健康生活 有齒人生 羅若望醫生
  10. 第一個矯齒牙套(上)[am730] 2015­-12-­02 A46 時尚, 萌妻之道, 港女老婆
  11. 保健智慧:徹底清潔牙菌膜 [蘋果日報] 2015­12­02 A18 健康與醫療

[Source: Wisenews]

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Dec 15 2015

Access the latest articles from Health & Social Care at Routledge

Goal 6: Combat HIV / AIDS, Malaria & Other Diseases

HIV, AIDS, malaria and other diseases prominent in the developing world have long been an important health issue around the globe. Goal 6 of the Millennium Development Goals looks to halt and begin to reverse the spread of HIV and AIDS, provide universal access to treatment for HIV and AIDS and to halt and begin to reverse the incidence of malaria and other major diseases.

Please click here to read the articles for free until 31 December 2015. HKUL users can continue to access our subscribed articles.

 

Sex & Disability

The sexual health, sexuality, sex education and sexual relations of persons with disabilities continues to be somewhat taboo topic and remains relatively untouched in terms of scholarly study. Historically, the sexuality of disabled people has been suppressed but recently, the subject has received more press and exposure and the literature is increasing.

In this special collection, read more about this thought-provoking topic with articles from a range of journals including a newly added title, Disability and Rehabilitation. With papers exploring the health, sociological, educational and psychological angles of sex and disability.

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