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Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws

James Sciubba and Joel Epstein.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 3987 words.

Chapter 16 discusses bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws, and addresses that bisphosphonates are an important class of drugs in the management of bony ...

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Common oral conditions

Katherine Webber and Andrew Davies.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 2080 words.

Chapter 4 discusses common oral conditions, including racial pigmentation, oral varicosities, fissured tongue, geographic tongue, black hairy tongue, oral ulceration, ...

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Controversies in the Management of Salivary Gland Disease

Edited by Mark McGurk and James Graham Combes.

November 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Surgery; Histopathology; Epidemiology; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Anaesthetics; Surgical Skills; Paediatrics; Medical Oncology; Surgical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 376 pages.

Addressing controversial and topical issues in the field of salivary gland disease and surgical management of salivary gland disease, this new edition integrates the newest clinical...

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Halitosis

Stephen Porter.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 3569 words.

Chapter 23 discusses how halitosis is a significant problem for certain groups of cancer patients (e.g. head and neck cancer patients), and a potential problem for all ...

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Introduction

Andrew Davies and Joel Epstein.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 2754 words.

Chapter 1 provides an introduction to the oral complications of cancer and its management, and particularly to highlight the importance/relevance of these problems for ...

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Miscellaneous oral problems

Andrew Davies.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 3029 words.

Chapter 25 discusses miscellaneous oral problems in cancer patients, including sialorrhoea, drooling, tenacious (thick) saliva, and oral haemorrhage.

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Oral assessment

Michael Brennan and Peter Lockhart.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 2063 words.

Chapter 3 discusses oral assessment, which is fundamental to the management of patients with cancer and involves taking a detailed history, performing a thorough examination, ...

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Oral bacterial infections

Anthony Chow.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 3874 words.

Chapter 19 discusses oral bacterial infections, and how certain pathological conditions such as poor oral hygiene, systemic disease, immunodeficiency, or mucosal injury from ...

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Oral cancer

Crispian Scully and Jose Bagan.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 5809 words.

Chapter 7 focuses on oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), although a variety of other types of tumour can be found within the oral cavity.

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Oral care in advanced cancer patients

Andrew Davies.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 4511 words.

Chapter 28 discusses information derived from the somewhat limited palliative care literature on oral problems/oral care.

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