Over the past two decades, the Fundamentals of Operative Dentistry has become one of the most trusted textbooks on clinical restorative dentistry. By integrating time-tested methods with recent scientific innovation, the authors promote sound concepts for predictable conservative techniques. Now in its fourth edition, this classic text has been completely updated with full-color illustrations throughout and substantial revisions in every chapter to incorporate the latest scientific developments and current research findings. In addition, a new chapters on color study and shade matching address new areas of focus in the preclinical curriculum. A valuable resource for understanding the scientific basis for current treatment options in dentistry.
Contents:۱. Biologic Considerations۲. Patient Evaluation and Problem-Oriented Treatment Planning۳. Esthetic Considerations in Diagnosis and Treatment Planning۴. Color and Shade Matching۵. Caries Management: Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies۶. Pulpal Considerations۷. Nomenclature and Instrumentation۸. Field Isolation۹. Adhesion to Enamel and Dentin۱۰. Direct Anterior Restorations۱۱. Direct Posterior Esthetic Restorations۱۲. Amalgam Restorations۱۳. Diagnosis and Treatment of Root Caries۱۴. Fluoride-Releasing Materials۱۵. Class 5 Restorations۱۶. Natural Tooth Bleaching۱۷. Porcelain Veneers۱۸. Anterior Ceramic Crowns۱۹. Esthetic Inlays and Onlays۲۰. Cast Gold Restorations۲۱. Restoration of Endodontically Treated Teeth