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Mar 19 2015

Routledge Psychology books free to view until 11th April

Routledge Psychology Books are free to view until 11th April 2015. Please click here  to access this free-to-view content!

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Mar 18 2015

New Acquisitions Hightlights

Published by at 12:41 pm under Dentistry


Cone beam computed tomography in orthodontics: indications, insights, and innovations / [edited by] Sunil D. Kapila.

D 617.6431 C7


Cone Beam Computed Tomography in Orthodontics is organized to progress sequentially through specific topics so as to build the knowledgebase logically in this important and rapidly evolving field. Part I provides the foundational information on CBCT technology, including radiation exposure and risks, and future evolutions in computed tomography. Part II presents the Principles and Protocols for CBCT Imaging in Orthodontics, focusing on developing evidence-based criteria for CBCT imaging, the medico-legal implications of CBCT to the professional and the protocols and integration of this technology in orthodontic practice. Part III provides critical information on CBCT-based Diagnosis and Treatment Planning that includes how to interpret CBCT scans, identify incidental pathologies and the possible other uses of this technology. Part IV covers practical aspects of CBCT’s Clinical Applications and Treatment Outcomes that encompasses a range of topics, including root morphology and position, treatment of impacted teeth, virtual surgical treatment planning and outcomes, and more.



Medical and dental space planning: a comprehensive guide to design, equipment, and clinical procedures / Jain Malkin.

D 725.23 M251 m


Medical and Dental Space Planning is an indispensable guide to the myriad of details that make a medical or dental practice efficient and productive. The unique needs of more than thirty specialties, as well as primary care, are explained in the context of new technology and the many regulatory and compliance issues influencing design. Concepts are also presented for ambulatory surgical centers, diagnostic imaging, clinical laboratories, breast care clinics, endoscopy centers, community health centers, radiation oncology, and single-specialty and multispecialty group practices and clinics. A thorough review of the latest dental technology and many creative space plans and design ideas for each dental specialty will be of interest to both dentists and design professionals. Important topics like infection control are top of mind, influencing every aspect of dental office design.

Illustrated with more than 600 photographs and drawings, Medical and Dental Space Planning is an essential tool for interior designers and architects as well as dentists, physicians, and practice management consultants.

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Mar 18 2015

Free journal articles from Policy Press

Read the following free journal articles for March 2015:

Policy & Politics

Putting higher education in its place: the socio-political geographies of English universities

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Evidence & Policy

A 10 year anniversary special selection

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice

‘Beat the cheat': portrayals of disability benefit claimants in print media

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Voluntary Sector Review

Is charity campaigning under threat from the coalition government?

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Families, Relationships & Societies

Displaying genuineness: cultural translation in the drafting of marriage narratives for immigration applications and appeals
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Critical and Radical Social Work

(Against) Neoliberal social work

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[Source: Policy Press]

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Mar 18 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.

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

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Mar 18 2015


Published by at 8:43 am under Dentistry

1-15 March 2015


  1. 牙醫需求增(下) [信報財經新聞] 2015-03-14 C04 優質教育 老師陣地 黃文昌
  2. 古人如何治牙病 [大公報] 2015-03-13 B17 新園地 醫學與養生 思健
  3. 亂去牙漬 愈搞愈黃 [壹週刊] 2015-03-12 A074-076 優質生活 頭號健康
  4. 人老牙長 [香港經濟日報] 2015-03-10 C07 寫意坊 任瑩在此 李韡玲
  5. 鐵皮屋應診 工具無消毒 亂用麻醉藥 上水屯門直擊!無牌牙醫幫襯牙煙 [太陽報] 2015-03-10 A01 港聞 頭條
  6. 口腔癌免疫病先兆 痱滋密密生 惡疾悄悄來?[明報] 2015-03-09 D08健康 健康智庫 陳嘉恩
  7. 牙醫需求增(上)[信報財經新聞] 2015-03-07 C04 優質教育 老師陣地 黃文昌
  8. 美白、除皺、去牙斑 [頭條日報] 2015-03-06 P48 港聞 玲瓏美集 李韡玲
  9. 為什麼補完牙還會痛? [信報財經新聞] 2015-03-05 C02  健康生活 有齒人生 邵致勉
  10. 鑲牙非根治牙周炎良方[am730] 2015-03-04 A30 HEALTH 醫理 何經綸

[Source: Wisenews]

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Mar 13 2015

Access articles from Routledge Sociology Studies

Please click here to access Social Justice Collection to mark World Day of Social Justice until end of March.

The articles have been chosen to reflect the following key themes of:

social justice
climate injustice

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Mar 12 2015

Read most recent thematic series highlights from SpringerOpen

The aim of the Journal “Energy, Sustainability and Society” is to provide an international and interdisciplinary forum for the discourse between natural scientists, engineers, social & political scientists as well as experts from industry who drive the innovation of sustainable energy systems.

Read the most recent thematic series online:

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Mar 12 2015

Access articles from Routledge Health & Social Care

Most read mental health articles 2014

Read the most popular mental health articles online until June 30, 2015. Topics covered include aging & gerontology, families, children, mental health promotion, and much more.

Explore the latest open access health research

Access the latest open access health articles published in Routledge journals.

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, an opportunity both to celebrate the progress made towards improving the lives of those with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and to emphasize the challenges that remain. Read the top three most downloaded free articles from developmental disabilities journals online until June 30, 2015.

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Mar 11 2015

New Acquisitions Hightlights

Published by at 6:39 pm under Dentistry


Oral and cranial implants: recent research developments / Hugh Devlin, Ichiro Nishimura, editors.

D 617.674 O63 D49


Dentists are routinely faced with a huge choice of implant systems from different manufacturers, each of whom claims that its own particular system has advantages over the others. There is consequently a need for an evidence-based review of the field that offers authoritative practical guidance for dental practitioners. Oral and Cranial Implants: Recent Research Developments has been written with this in mind. It brings together all the recent key developments in implant research and discusses the underlying science relating to implant procedures and failures. Relevant literature is reviewed and clear practical advice is offered. This book will be ideal for dentists wishing to obtain a snapshot of research in the field and will also be useful for specialists in restorative dentistry. The authors are recognized leading authorities who are well equipped to evaluate the applications and challenges associated with implants.

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Mar 11 2015

Access articles from Routledge Social Work

World Social Work Day 2015: Promoting the Dignity and Worth of Peoples

In honor of World Social Work Day 2015, over 60 articles on the theme of Promoting the Dignity and Worth of Peoples are free to read online until May 31, 2015.

Please click here to explore World Social Work Day Collection on the Health & Social Care Arena.

Child Care in Practice 20th anniversary virtual special issue

This virtual anniversary of Child Care in Practice covers a wide range of topics from child development and strength-based approaches to working with children and their families. Read online until March 31, 2015.

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Editor’s choice articles from Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life & Palliative Care

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