Todd Schoenbaum, professor within the Department of Restorative Sciences within the Dental College of Georgia, has printed a brand new textbook titled Implant Prosthodontics: Protocols and Techniques for Fixed Implant Restorations with Quintessence Worldwide Publishing Group.
“I created this ebook to boost the general ability and experience of our career within the remedy of implant sufferers,” Schoenbaum stated. “The motivation for it for me is making certain that our sufferers get higher high quality care, and one of the simplest ways to try this is to assist make sure that our colleagues are performing on the highest potential degree.”
The ebook was designed as a concise medical information for restoring implants with fastened restorations — akin to crowns and bridges — in sufferers who’re experiencing the lack of some grownup enamel. It supplies the necessities of implant prosthodontic workflows and protocols based mostly on the most effective accessible present proof.
That is Schoenbaum’s second textbook on the subject, however this ebook is designed from an educator’s perspective and dives into the basics. With a purpose to make it as environment friendly and sensible a software as potential, the textual content is definitely searchable by process and features a detailed information on tips on how to correctly execute every process.
Every chapter supplies steerage on choosing applicable protocol or parts, explains the rationale for the given process, supplies a step-by-step protocol and discusses particular concerns and potential problems.
“It’s a really visible studying expertise with almost 700 diagrams and pictures of procedures and case research, greater than 25 protocols, and it has a multimedia part with the QR codes that hyperlink to tutorial movies,” Schoenbaum stated.
To make the ebook maximally relevant and to take away any inaccurate extrapolation from one system to a different, the writer has included instructions and photographic demonstrations for 3 of the foremost implant producers: Nobel Biocare, Straumann and BioHorizons.
Implant dentistry remains to be comparatively new to the career, in response to Schoenbaum. Whereas it has grown in recognition during the last 30 years, he hopes clinicians will profit from the extra coaching and data within the ebook.
“I’d say curiosity in implant dentistry continues to extend. Historically, we now have not been in a position to dedicate sufficient time to implants in dental training, so I created this ebook as a strategy to improve the general high quality of care our career supplies to sufferers. I hope in some small method it achieves this purpose,” Schoenbaum stated.
The textbook is available for pre-order now, with full launch no later than January 2022.
Examine Schoenbaum’s different current mission, an academic journal.