About this title Description Case Studies in Dental Hygiene, Third Edition, is designed to guide the development of criti-cal-thinking skills and the application of theory to care at all levels of dental hygiene education—from beginning to advanced students.
Healthcare educators are fully cognizant that effective clinical judgment only comes from experience, since it is the use of real life situations which encourages student analysis and decision making in areas relevant to professional practice.
This book was designed specifically to encourage dental hygiene students to base client care decisions on knowledge gained in theory, thus fostering in students an appreciation of the link between theory and clinical practice. Each case lists suggestions for creating decision-making opportunities for the students, regarding client care and treatment recommendations that promote oral health and prevent oral diseases.
This revised edition also is an excellent review text for the graduating dental hygiene student who is preparing to take the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination.
Reflective activities and a section incorporating the Human Needs Conceptual Model to Dental Hygiene Practice guide the instructor in developing additional learning activities for the student. Providing descriptive rationales for incorrect answers further enhances learning. This revised edition also is an excellent review text for the graduating dental hygiene student who is preparing to take the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination.
The ability to plan treatment and simulate implementation through case study provides the student with a stress-free environment in which to make decisions. Each case contains a medical history, dental history, vital signs including blood pressure, pulse, and respiratory ratesradiographs, dental and periodontal charting, intraoral photographs, and photographs of study models, where applicable.
Radiographic problem solving skills are further enhanced by examination of the case radiographs when the student is challenged not only to identify technique and processing errors, but also to recommend corrective action.
Students will be challenged to seek answers and select appropriate care for the clients in each case scenario. This text is designed to be utilized throughout the dental hygiene curriculum.
This textbook is designed to be used throughout the dental hygiene curriculum.
Case Studies in Dental Hygiene, Third Edition, is designed to guide the development of criti-cal-thinking skills and the application of theory to care at all levels of dental hygiene education—from beginning to advanced students.
Reorganized pages that place the patient situation and questions with the charting data, photographs and radiographs for ease of reference. Within the educational environment exists the goal to assist students in linking basic knowledge to dental hygiene care that is evidence-based and client-centered.
Because the questions for each case are subdivided into client assessment, radiographic services, planning and management of care, periodontal procedures, and supplemental services, instructors of basic dental hygiene sciences may easily identify those questions which supplement learning in their disciplines.
Introducing this text at the beginning of the educational experience may help the student realize early on the link between theory and patient care. Because the questions and decisions regarding treatment of each case span the dental hygiene sciences and clinical practice protocols, this text will find a place in enhancing each and every course required of dental hygiene students.
Students report increased confidence when faced with treatment planning and implementation decisions regarding clients in the clinical setting. Because the questions and decisions regarding treatment of each case span the dental hygiene sciences and clinical practice protocols, this book will find a place in enhanc-ing every course required of dental hygiene students.Case Studies In Dental Hygiene by Evelyn Thomson is available now for quick shipment to any U.S.
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Case Studies in Dental Hygiene is designed to guide the development of critical thinking skills and the application of theory to care at all levels of dental hygiene education—from beginning to advanced students. Additionally, during the course of their formal education, dental hygiene students can be exposed only to a small spectrum of cases.
Jun 26, · A text for all levels and all courses in the dental hygiene curriculum. Also a review aid for the Dental Hygiene National Board Examination.
Unique in content and approach, this text is devoted entirely to case situations that provide opportunities for problem-based learning in multiple dental /5(4). knowledge to client care and to prepare them for success on national case studies in dental hygiene evelyn thomson no preview available case studies in dental hygiene authors deborah blythe bauman deanne shuman esther k andrews get this from a library case studies in.
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