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Jun 28 2012

New Acquisitions Hightlights

Published by under Dentistry


World of anterior ceramic restorations/ Yeojoon Koh.

D 617.627 K7

This beautifully designed and visually stunning clinical atlas offers myriad clinical situations in which anterior ceramic restorations can be used to correct esthetic problems. Each section presents one case that focuses on a distinct set of esthetic and dental conditions that necessitate restoration, such as fracture, crowding, rotation, asymmetry, discoloration, contour, caries, or implant considerations, among others. The case presentation begins by showing the definitive esthetic result alongside a succinct, multilingual (English, German, Japanese, and Korean) description of the initial conditions and the procedure used.

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Jun 25 2012

ProQuest Maintenance Window – Sunday, July 1, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. (HK Time)

ProQuest will be performing infrastructure maintenance on Sunday, July 1, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. (HK Time). A twelve (12) hour maintenance window will be required for this maintenance to install the latest enhancements to the ProQuest platform.

For a preview of some of the enhancements coming in this release go to: https://www.proquest.com/go/platformenhancements

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Jun 20 2012

New Acquisitions Hightlights

Published by under Dentistry

Fundamentals of periodontal instrumentation & advanced root instrumentation / Jill S. Nield-Gehrig.

D 617.6642 N66 f

The seventh edition of Peridontal Instrumentationand Advanced Root Instrumentation continues in the tradition of bringing faculty and students everything they need to understand instrumentation and put knowledge into practice. Taking a highly visual, step-by-step approach, this title is an easy-to-use guide to learning this crucial component of dental hygiene. No other text offers such an array of features and topics, all presented by one of the most well-known authors in the dental hygiene field.

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Jun 16 2012

We Are Moving in July! Law Library to close from 6 July to 15 July inclusive

Published by under Law

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Jun 15 2012


Published by under Dentistry

1– 15 June 2012



1. 口腔病增患癌死亡風險80%  [成報] 2012-06-13 A08 醫健 環球健聞

2. 古方美療十之一:海螵蛸美白牙齒粉  [蘋果日報] 2012-06-12 E07 36E

3. 糖尿病人患牙周病風險高3  [香港商報] 2012-06-11 A14 香港新聞

4. 香港的公共牙科服務  [明報] 2012-06-08 A14 港聞 香港大學牙醫學院30 周年

5. 如何改變「臭口組」?  [成報] 2012-06-07 A10 醫健醫療站 陸鍾沐牙科醫生

6. 本港7%人先天少一隻或以上牙齒 缺牙影響口腔健康  [am730] 2012-06-05 M27 健康

7. 牙齒缺失影響身心 嚴重者會哨牙呼吸困難  [蘋果日報] 2012-06-05 A14 健康與醫

8. 醫知健:醫健Q&A:幼兒口腔護理  [太陽報] 2012-06-03 A14 港聞 醫健Q&A

9. 點解牙齒會變色?  [香港經濟日報] 2012-06-01 C08 醫健營 醫健事Q&A 梁慧珍


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Jun 13 2012

New Acquisitions Hightlights

Published by under Dentistry


Advanced immediate loading / Georgios E. Romanos.

D 617.674 R75 a

This expert guide presents the research and state-of-the-art protocols for advanced immediate loading of dental implants. The first several chapters review the scientific and biologic basis of immediate loading, including requirements for successful clinical application, the importance of implant surface and design characteristics, and the results of significant histologic studies. The later chapters build on this knowledge, presenting research results and clinical case examples relevant to specific applications of immediate loading, including its use in the anterior mandible, edentulous arches, posterior regions, single-tooth gaps, and fresh extraction sockets. Finally, the book provides valuable clinical hints to help the practitioner avoid and manage complications associated with immediate loading.


ITI treatment guide / editors, D, Buser, U. Belser, D. Wismeijer.

D 617.674 I8 B  (Volume 5)

Today, bone grafts and bone substitutes are successfully used to augment the bone volume of the floor of the maxillary sinus. Volume 5 of the ITI Treatment Guide series provides clinicians with evidence-based data and practical information relating to sinus floor elevation procedures.

Strong emphasis has been placed on proper case selection, based on a comprehensive clinical and radiological examination of the patient. Detailed case studies and illustrations support the clinical recommendations and highlight the challenges associated with the management of complications of these surgical procedures.



Sturdevant’s art and science of operative dentistry / [edited by] Harald O. Heymann, Edward J. Swift Jr., André V. Ritter.

D 617.62 A7

Using a detailed, heavily illustrated, step-by-step approach, this comprehensive guide helps you master the fundamentals and procedures of restorative and preventive dentistry and learn to make informed decisions to solve patient needs. This widely respected text draws from both theory and practice, and is supported by extensive clinical and laboratory research. The new edition features a new full-color design, significant content updates, and a new companion website with six supplemental chapters, videos, and more.

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Jun 12 2012

e-flux journal

e-flux journal is a monthly art publication featuring essays and contributions by some of the most engaged artists and thinkers working today.

Content freely accessible online and in PDF format. Please click here to access.

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Jun 12 2012

HERA: Humanities in the European Research Area

In 2002, funding from the Netherlands, Denmark, and Ireland spurred the creation of the Humanities in the European Research Area (HERA). By 2005, the organization had defined its mission as a “network of national funding agencies and the European Science Foundation…committed to leading and developing funding opportunities for humanities researchers in Europe…and sharing management practices and outcomes.”

Visitors can find a list of the member countries under the Network of Funders tab. Visitors interested in
learning what topics of humanities research have been aided by HERA should check out the News tab on the menu near the top of any page. There visitors will find Research Policy News, Research News, and Newsfeeds. Some newsfeeds of note here include International Conference on Translating E-Literature, Radio Show on Vienna Housing, and Memory Work and Civil Society.

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Jun 12 2012

Canadian Journal for Studies in Discourse and Writing

Published by Canadian Association for the Study of Discourse and Writing (CASDW) and l’Association canadienne de rédactologie (ACR), Canadian Journal for Studies in Discourse and Writing presents articles and reviews of interest to teachers, practitioners, or researchers in discourse and writing studies, including technical, academic, professional, scientific, and governmental communication.

Canadian Journal for Studies in Discourse and Writing is available free of charge as an Open Access journal on the Internet.

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Jun 12 2012


Fillip is a publication of art, culture, and ideas published by Projectile Publishing Society.

The Fillip editorial board actively seeks reviews of art exhibitions and art books, as well as essays on contemporary art and culture. They are searching for vital, intellectually rigorous art and cultural journalism. This in no way need preclude humourous, personal, or lyrical responses to cultural objects and experiences. The publication welcomes writing that is aware of current discussions on key debates and issues so as to expand on or challenge these discussions.

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