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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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Commonly used drugs and dental materials

Luke Cascarini, Clare Schilling, Ben Gurney and Peter Brennan.

in Oxford Handbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

P ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Pharmacology. 2389 words.

Local anaesthetics - Analgesics and sedatives - Antimicrobials - Dental materials

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Drugs and materials used in dentistry

Edited by Elizabeth Boon, Rebecca Parr, Dayananda Samarawickrama and Kevin Seymour.

in Oxford Handbook of Dental Nursing

P ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Dentistry; Pharmacology. 4925 words.

Disinfectants - Antiseptic agents - Antibacterial agents - Antibiotic cover and prophylaxis - Analgesic agents - Other drugs used in the dental surgery - Amalgam - Mercury poisoning - Mercury...

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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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