Cawson's Essentials of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, 9th Edition

Author :
Edward W Odell
Date of Publication: 06/2017

The new edition of this classic book continues to support a new generation of dental students in their understanding of the essential aspects of oral pathology, oral medicine and systemic disease, as they relate to the day-to-day practice of denti ...view more

The new edition of this classic book continues to support a new generation of dental students in their understanding of the essential aspects of oral pathology, oral medicine and systemic disease, as they relate to the day-to-day practice of dentistry. Fully updated throughout with the latest diagnostic tests, treatment protocols and international guidelines, the book will be essential for all undergraduates studying dentistry as well as postgraduate examinations.

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Retaining the friendly and accessible approach that strongly characterised the success of previous editions, Cawson’s Essentials of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, ninth edition continues to support a new generation of students as they develop an understanding of oral pathology and oral medicine, together with the systemic diseases that are relevant to the practice of dentistry.

Prepared by an expert of international renown, the latest edition of this popular volume has been reorganized and fully updated throughout to accurately reflect the learning needs of today’s student. Containing a rich array of photographs, artworks and helpful flow diagrams, the book also contains self-assessment to enable the learner to gauge his or her knowledge base within the framework of current undergraduate curricula.

Cawson’s Essentials of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, ninth edition will be ideal for undergraduate dental students worldwide and those in post-graduate training


New to this edition
  • Expanded to meet the higher-level of understanding and application of knowledge required of students today
  • Contains trusted PubMed ID references and websites to ensure relevance and immediacy
  • Updated design – with helpful colour coding – aids reader engagement and retention of facts
  • Improved illustration program helps clarify complex physiological processes and other challenging concepts

Key Features
  • Brand new edition of the first textbook to integrate oral medicine, pathology and surgery in a practical, student-orientated fashion!
  • Friendly, accessible writing style provides ready access to essential information
  • Ample use of flow charts guide the student thorough the process of differential diagnosis for a range of conditions
  • Evidenced-based throughout to help facilitate safe clinical practice
  • Presents the latest national and international guidelines

  • Helpful self-assessment provides an indication of the level of understanding and problem solving abilities expected at an undergraduate level
  • Useful summary charts aid subject revision and understanding

Author Information
By Edward W Odell, FDSRCS, MSc, PhD, FRCPath, Professor of Oral Pathology and Medicine, King’s College London; Honorary Consultant in Oral Pathology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London