The ADA Practical Guide to Soft Tissue Oral
Disease is the perfect tool to aid in identifying, diagnosing and treating soft
tissue oral disease in everyday clinical practice. Focusing on the clinical
aspects of management required by the general dental team, this book expertly
guides readers through screening examinations, description and documentation,
differential diagnosis, and guidelines for observation and
a clinical handbook or review guide, The ADA Practical Guide to Soft Tissue Oral
Disease is replete with color photos, case studies and discussion, and synopses
of best current treatments based on up‐to‐date literature. Functions as an
identification atlas and treatment guide in one book.
one includes basic information of how to most effectively and efficiently
perform a complete and thorough head and neck soft tissue screening examination.
Section two presents an overview of the top 40 oral soft tissue lesions, as well
as several less common but life‐threatening conditions such as oral cancer and
infections. Section three is composed of a series of brief patient clinical
scenarios with diagnostic exercises for self‐test and evaluation by providing
discussion of the correct diagnosis and distractors.