PDQ Cleft Palate
Pub Date: JANUARY 2014
Subject Area: Dentistry
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.