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Infectious Diseases of the Mouth
  • Authored by: Scott C. Kachlany, Ph.D.
  • From the Series: Deadly Diseases and Epidemics
  • Trim Size: 6 x 9
  • ISBN-10: 0791092429
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7910-9242-2
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $34.95
  • Imprint: Chelsea House
  • Published: 07/01/2007
  • Dewey Number: 616
  • Reading Level: Grades 9 and up
  • Pages: 96

Summary

Infectious diseases of the mouth include gingivitis, endodontic infections, periodontal diseases, and cavity-causing bacteria. A 2000 report from the U.S. Surgeon General identified oral health as a major issue often overlooked by the general public. Good oral health is directly linked to good overall health. Filled with practical medical facts, Infectious Diseases of the Mouth clearly elaborates on the anatomy and biology of the mouth, the types of diseases that affect it, and how they can be prevented and treated.

Specifications

Full-color photographs and illustrations. Sidebars. Diagrams. Further reading. References. Glossary. Resources. Web sites. Index.

About the Author(s)

Scott C. Kachlany, Ph.D., is assistant professor of oral biology and microbiology and molecular genetics at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He received his B.S. in microbiology from Cornell University and his Ph.D. in microbiology from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Foreword by David Heymann, World Health Organization

Reviews and Awards

“…well-written and interesting…will be useful for biology research reports as well as kids who enjoy learning about science and human health…”
Childrens Literature

"Honor Book, 2007" (Science, Grades 7-12 category)
- Society of School Librarians International

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