PDQ Cleft Palate

ISBN: 9781607951599




Pub Date: JANUARY 2014

ISBN: 9781607951599

Format: Softcover

Subject Area: Dentistry
Pages: 224

Price: 34.95


About the Book 

PDQ Cleft Palate offers an expert overview of facial clefting, the most common developmental abnormality of the face.  This text gives the reader a thorough understanding of problems that facial clefting causes and how the evaluation and treatment of cleft palate is a challenging task.  The embryologic, epidemiologic and genetic aspects of the cleft palate deformity are addressed to give the reader a better understanding.  The explanations are clear, succinct, and loaded with images.  The book’s attractive design makes the subject matter accessible and engaging.


Key Selling Features


·       Easy to use format

·       Provides a background to understanding cleft palate

·       Written for a wide audience

·       Current techniques and practices




Facial plastic surgeons, Oral Maxillofacial surgeons, Otolaryngologists as well as parents of children with cleft palate


About the Author


David S. Precious, DDS (Halifax, Nova Scotia) is affiliated with the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Sciences at Dalhousie University.