The Principles of Endodontics (3rd edition)

ISBN : 9780198812074

Shanon Patel; Justin J. Barnes
256 ページ
219 x 276 mm

The Principles of Endodontics, Third Edition is a contemporary and easy-to-read guide on why and how to carry out safe and effective endodontic treatment. Fully revised and updated, the third edition applies endodontic theory to clinical practice in a pragmatic and user-friendly way.

This comprehensive guide covers the core areas of endodontics, from embryology of the dentine-pulp complex to restoration of the endodontically treated tooth. The new edition includes advice on how to solve problems that can occur during treatment, and new self-assessment questions. Fully revised, the 'How to' sections provide current step-by-step guidance. With added colour photographs and line drawings, the book reflects the latest available material and equipment, and highlights interesting clinical cases.

The Principles of Endodontics, Third Edition is the essential text for undergraduates and a useful reference for recent graduates as well as established clinicians who want to refresh their knowledge to continue their professional development.


1 Shanon Patel and Justin J. Barnes: Introduction
2 Federico Foschi and Sadia Ambreen Niazi: Life of a tooth
3 Justin J. Barnes and Shanon Patel: Diagnosis, treatment planning, and patient management
4 Avijit Banerjee and Shanon Patel: Preserving pulp vitality
5 Edward Brady and Conor Durack: Root canal preparation
6 Conor Durack and Edward Brady: Root canal filling
7 Bhavin Bhuva and Francesco Mannocci: Restoration of the endodontically treated tooth
8 Justin J. Barnes and Shanon Patel: Treatment outcomes
9 Shanon Patel and Shalini Kanagasingam: Dealing with post-treatment disease
10 Len D'Cruz: Dento-legal aspects of endodontics


Shanon Patel divides his time between working in specialist practice in London and teaching future specialists in endodontics at King's College London. Shanon has published over 65 papers in peer reviewed scientific journals, has co-edited four textbooks, co-authored European guidelines on dental imaging and cone beam computed tomography in endodontics, lectures nationally and internationally on all aspects of endodontics, and completed a PhD in cone beam computed tomography in endodontics.; Justin J. Barnes offers a specialist endodontic service in Northern Ireland. Justin has published several papers in peer reviewed journals, co-edited and contributed to The Principles of Endodontics, second edition, and has contributed to Manual of Clinical Procedures in Dentistry. Justin regularly delivers endodontic educational courses.