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192 p. 23 x 16 cm
Green Library
51 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)

3. Yanke tsammani [2019]

4 volumes
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
116 pages ; 23 cm.
  • 1. Introduction 2. The Rise of the Prime Ministerial Executive and the Process of Administrative Reform 3. Reinforcing the Power of the Prime Ministerial Executive under the Second Abe 4. Westminster or Presidential? 5. Conclusion.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138105874 20170911
With the advent of the second Abe administration, the question of `who leads' in Japan has become much easier to answer - the Prime Minister and his executive office, backed by a substantial policy support apparatus. This rise of the `prime ministerial executive' is therefore one of the most important structural changes in Japan's political system in the post-war period. This book explains how the prime ministerial executive operates under the Abe administration and how it is contributing to Abe's unprecedented policymaking authority. It analyses how reform of central government under Prime Ministers Nakasone, Hashimoto and Koizumi has produced the necessary institutional innovations to allow the prime minister to assert a more authoritative policy leadership, turning Japan's traditional, decentralised and bottom-up politics on its head. Comparing the Westminster and presidential systems of governance and applying them to Japan's contemporary politics, the book shows that whilst elements of both can be found, neither captures the essence of the transformation involved in the rise of the prime ministerial executive. Providing a thorough analysis of power in Japanese politics, this book will be useful to students and scholars of Japanese Politics, Comparative Politics and Asian Studies.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138105874 20170911
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
  • Table of Contents Foreword by Lisa Dalton, President of the National Michael Chekhov Association Preface Acknowledgements Chapter 1 Introduction - Getting Comfy with The Weird Stuff What is Non-Traditional Staging and Performance? Who was Michael Chekhov? Why are Michael Chekhov exercises a good fit when preparing performances in non-traditional spaces? Who is This Book For? Chapter 2 Honoring the Obligation Exercise 2.1: Free Play/Open Swim (Inspired by MC's ideas on Ensemble Work) Exercise 2.2: The Here Silent Story (Based on MC's tools Radiating and Receiving) Exercise 2.3: Sculpting in Space: Back, Front and Side (Based on MC's ideas of Qualities of Movement - Sculpting) Exercise from Wil Kilroy Exercise 2.4: Voice Shapes: Playing with Archetypal Voices (Based on MC's tools Archetype, Tempo and Qualities of Movement) Exercise from Samantha Norton Advice From the Pros: Using the Four Brothers for Non-Traditional Staging by Lisa Loving Dalton Chapter 3 Discovering the Delight Exercise 3.1: Qualities of Movement/Elemental Physicality 1(Based on MC Tool Quality of Movement) Exercise 3.2: Elemental Movement Quality (Based on MC tools Qualities of Movement) Exercise 3.3: The Rapture (Based on MC/NMCA's tools Sister Sensations and Veiling) Exercise 3.4: The Trinity of Psychology: Thinking, Feeling, Willing (Based on MC tool Character Spheres) Exercise from Wil Kilroy Exercise 3.5: Stupid, Fat and Smelly: Imaginary Body Breath Work (Based on MC tool Character Spheres) Exercise from Samantha Norton Advice From the Pros: Directing on the Thrust Stage: The Two-Room vs. One-Room Concept by Ed Menta Chapter 4: Embodying 3-Dimensional Resonance Exercise 4.1: Avatar (Based on MC tool Imaginary Bodies) Exercise 4.2: Time Machine (Based on MC tools Back-Space/Front-Space) Exercise 4.3: Project your Energy (Based on MC tool Radiation) Exercise from Wil Kilroy Exercise 4.4: Filling space - The Full Body Dance (Based on MC tools Expansion & Radiation) Exercise from Wil Kilroy Exercise 4.5: Bring Them In (Based on MC ideas on Receiving) Exercise 4.6: Expanding from the Self into Outer Space (Based on MC tool Focal Points) Exercise from Wil Kilroy Exercise 4.7: Getting it off Our Chest: Freeing the Tension in the Chest, Shoulders, Neck and Jaw (Inspired by MC ideas of Sensations: Falling) Exercise from Samantha Norton Advice From the Pros: Lighting in non-proscenium spaces By Heath Hansum Chapter 5: Crafting the Rhythm of Truth Exercise 5.1: Managing Mind Sweat (Inspired by MC Ideas of Feeling of Ease) Exercise 5.2: Walking Meditation (Inspired by MC Ideas of Feeling of Ease) Exercise 5.3: The Matrix (Based on MC Tool Concentration) Exercise 5.4: Ball Work (Based on MC Tools The 4 Brothers) Exercise 5.5: Origins (Based on MC Tool Centers) Exercise 5.6: Suitcase (Based on MC Tool Centers) Exercise 5.7: From Stillness to Chaos: Physical Rhythms (Based on MC tool Tempo) Exercise from Wil Kilroy Exercise 5.8: Musical Cues: Inner and Outer Motivation (Based on MC tool Tempo) Exercise from Wil Kilroy Exercise 5.9: Vroom Vroom (Inspired by MC ideas of Feeling of Ease) Exercise from Samantha Norton Advice From the Pros: On Acting and Directing in the Arena-Or, Give Me Back My Third Dimension by Lynn Musgrave Chapter 6: Sharing the Treasures Exercise 6.1: The Refrain (Based on MC tool Psychological Gesture) Exercise 6.2: Bubble (Based on MC's tool Personal Atmosphere) Exercise 6.3: Character Gestures: Vary the Repetition (Based on MC tools Psychological Gesture and Jewelry) Exercise from Wil Kilroy Exercise 6.4: Music as Character: Your Inner Monologue (Inspired by MC's ideas on Active Analysis) Exercise from Wil Kilroy Exercise 6.5 Tornado (Based on MC tool Personal Atmosphere) Exercise from Samantha Norton Advice From the Pros: Costuming in the Round, A Question of your Point of View by Sue Picinich Chapter 7: Entering the Experience Exercise 7.1: The Helpers (Based on MC tools Concentration, Radiating and Receiving, Merging) Exercise 7.2: Revelation Spell (Inspired by MC's Ideas on The Higher Ego & Ensemble) Exercise 7.3: Gifts (Inspired by MC's ideas on Artistic Individuality, Jewelry and Beauty) Exercise 7.4 Upgrade (Based on MC tools 4 Brothers, Qualities of Movement, and Sensations) Exercise 7.5 Gifts & Upgrade Combined (Based on MC tools 4 Brothers, Qualities of Movement, Sensations, Artistic Individuality and Jewelry) Exercise 7.6 The Garden (Based on MC tools 4 Brothers, Qualities of Movement, Sensations, Artistic Individuality, Jewelry and Form) Exercise 7.7 Beauty Quilt (Inspired by MC's ideas of Higher Edo, Creative Individuality and Beauty) Exercise 7.8 Good Vibrations (Inspired by MC's ideas of Ensemble) from Samantha Norton Exercise 7.9 Holiday Fun (Inspired by MC's ideas of Ensemble) Exercise 7.10 Angel Walk (Inspired by on MC's ideas of Ensemble, Creative Individuality, Beauty and the Universal Unconscious) Exercise from Wil Kilroy and NMCA Advice From the Pros: The Power of Suggestion by Karel Blakely Chapter 8: Conclusion Appendix: List of Exercises Categorized by Corresponding Michael Chekhov Tools Bibliography Biographies of Author and Contributors Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138236257 20170821
Acting Exercises for Non-Traditional Staging: Michael Chekhov Reimagined offers a new set of exercises for coaching actors when working on productions that are non-traditionally staged in arenas, thrusts, or alleys. All of the exercises are adapted from Michael Chekhov's acting technique, but are reimagined in new and creative ways that offer innovative twists for the practitioner familiar with Chekhov, and easy accessibility for the practitioner new to Chekhov. Exploring the methodology through a modern day lens, these exercises are energizing additions to the classroom and essential tools for more a vibrant rehearsal and performance.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781138236257 20170821
1 online resource
  • Contributors, xi Preface, xix Evolution of acute medicine: the development of ambulatory emergency care, xxi Section 1: Presentations in Acute Medicine, 1 General, 2 1 The critically ill patient, 3 2 Hypotension and shock, 9 3 Reduced conscious level, 16 4 Delirium, 23 5 Falls in older people, 30 Cardiorespiratory, 34 6 Cardiac arrest in hospital, 35 7 Acute chest pain, 46 8 Palpitations, 53 9 Transient loss of consciousness, 60 10 Acute breathlessness, 68 11 Acute respiratory failure, 73 12 Pleural effusion, 79 13 Cough and haemoptysis, 85 Neurological, 91 14 Neurological diagnosis in acute medicine, 92 15 Acute headache, 98 16 Seizures and epilepsy, 103 17 Weakness and paralysis, 110 18 Acute sensory symptoms, 117 19 Loss of vision, 123 Abdominal, 132 20 Acute vomiting, 133 21 Acute abdominal pain, 138 22 Acute diarrhoea, 144 23 Acute jaundice, 150 24 Ascites, 155 25 Acute kidney injury, 160 Skin and Musculoskeletal, 170 26 Acute rash, 171 27 Urticaria and angioedema, 177 28 Acute arthritis, 183 29 Acute spinal pain, 187 30 Acute limb pain, 190 Miscellaneous, 194 31 Comprehensive geriatric assessment, 195 32 Acute medical problems in pregnancy, 199 33 Fever on return from abroad, 207 34 Acute medical problems in the HIV-positive patient, 215 Section 2: Syndromes and Disorders, 223 General, 224 35 Sepsis, 225 36 Poisoning, 233 37 Acid-base disorders, 246 38 Anaphylaxis, 252 Cardiovascular, 258 39 Acute arrhythmias: general principles of management, 259 40 Regular broad complex tachycardia, 263 41 Irregular broad complex tachycardia, 268 42 Narrow complex tachycardia, 272 43 Atrial fibrillation and flutter, 279 44 Bradycardia and atrioventricular block, 283 45 Acute coronary syndromes (1): ST-segment elevation, 289 46 Acute coronary syndromes (2): Non-ST-segment elevation, 298 47 Acute pulmonary oedema, 305 48 Acute heart failure and decompensated chronic heart failure, 311 49 Cardiogenic shock, 317 50 Aortic dissection and other acute aortic syndromes, 321 51 Heart valve disease and prosthetic heart valves, 328 52 Infective endocarditis, 333 53 Acute pericarditis, 340 54 Cardiac tamponade, 344 55 Severe hypertension, 347 56 Deep vein thrombosis, 353 57 Pulmonary embolism, 358 58 Problems with pacemakers and other cardiac devices, 366 Respiratory, 371 59 Upper airway obstruction, 372 60 Acute asthma, 378 61 Exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), 384 62 Community-acquired pneumonia, 390 63 Hospital-acquired pneumonia, 396 64 Pneumothorax, 399 Neurological, 402 65 Stroke, 403 66 Transient ischaemic attack, 412 67 Subarachnoid haemorrhage, 418 68 Bacterial meningitis, 422 69 Encephalitis, 428 70 Spinal cord compression, 432 71 Guillain-Barre syndrome, 436 72 Raised intracranial pressure, 442 Abdominal, 446 73 Acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding, 447 74 Acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding, 455 75 Acute oesophageal disorders, 459 76 Inflammatory bowel disease flare, 462 77 Acute liver failure and decompensated chronic liver disease, 467 78 Alcoholic hepatitis, 476 79 Biliary tract disorders and acute pancreatitis, 478 80 Urinary tract infection, 481 Metabolic, 487 81 Hypoglycaemia, 488 82 Hyperglycaemic states, 491 83 Diabetic ketoacidosis, 495 84 Hyperosmolar hyperglycaemic state, 499 85 Disorders of plasma sodium concentration, 501 86 Disorders of plasma potassium concentration, 508 87 Disorders of plasma calcium concentration, 514 88 Disorders of plasma magnesium concentration, 518 89 Disorders of plasma phosphate concentration, 521 90 Acute adrenal insufficiency, 525 91 Thyrotoxic storm, 530 92 Myxoedema coma, 534 93 Pituitary apoplexy, 537 94 Paraganglioma (phaeochromocytoma) crisis, 540 Skin and Musculoskeletal, 543 95 Cellulitis and necrotizing fasciitis, 544 96 Erythroderma and toxic epidermal necrolysis, 549 97 Acute gout and pseudogout, 555 98 Septic arthritis, 558 99 Acute vasculitis, 561 Haematology and Miscellaneous, 568 100 Interpretation of full blood count and film, 569 101 Pancytopenia and febrile neutropenia, 577 102 Bleeding disorders, 584 103 Management of anticoagulation, 589 104 Acute painful sickle cell crisis, 601 105 Complications of cancer, 605 106 Alcohol-related problems in acute medicine, 612 107 Hypothermia, 615 108 Drowning, 619 109 Electrical injury, 623 110 Palliative and end-of-life care, 625 111 Medicolegal issues in acute medicine, 632 Section 3: Techniques and Procedures in Acute Medicine, 639 112 Airway management, 641 113 Non-invasive ventilation, 646 114 Ultrasonography in acute medicine, 651 115 Reading a chest X-ray, 657 116 Central vein cannulation, 665 117 Arterial blood sampling and cannulation, 673 118 Arterial blood gases, oxygen saturation and oxygen therapy, 677 119 Temporary cardiac pacing, 681 120 Pericardial aspiration (pericardiocentesis), 687 121 DC cardioversion, 692 122 Insertion of an intercostal chest drain, 696 123 Lumbar puncture, 704 124 Aspiration of the knee joint, 709 125 Insertion of a Sengstaken-Blakemore tube, 712 Index, 715.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781118644287 20170522
Acute Medicine offers an accessible and concise guide to the practical management of all acute medical problems likely to be encountered in the emergency department, ambulatory care centre, acute medical unit or on the wards. Reflecting the maturation of acute medicine as a separate specialty, the book is divided into common presentations, specific problems and procedures. New to the fifth edition is a chapter on bed-side ultrasonography; throughout, emphasis is placed on patient safety, and the use of flow diagrams, tables and figures ensures that key information is quickly accessible. Thoroughly revised by experts in the subject, and updated to reflect current approaches to diagnosis and management, Acute Medicine is an excellent companion for the trainee as well as an aide-memoire for the more experienced physician.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781118644287 20170522
xviii, 254 pages ; 24 cm
Science Library (Li and Ma)
194 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Introduction: E-government and e-governance
  • E-governance era : paradigm shifts and megatrends, Janus face of technology, digital divide, and the hype curve/hype cycle
  • Technology models and societal preferences : technology acceptance model (TAM), diffusion of innovation (DOI), and web trust
  • Scientific knowledge, technocrats, and the role of the expert
  • Open innovation, advancements in technological innovation and the impact of modern networks on participation
  • Deliberative democracy and citizen participation
  • Modern deliberative democracy means and web 2.0 technology : social media and crowdsourcing
  • Modern deliberative democracy means and web 2.0 technology : suggestion boxes, deliberative mini-publics, citizen review panels, deliberative polls and public meetings
  • E-governance, deliberative democracy and voting processes : part one
  • E-governance, deliberative democracy and voting processes : part two.
"E-governance as a field of study is relatively new when considered within the broader historical context of US democracy. The advent of the modern Internet in the early 1990s yielded new technologies that began to shift citizen expectations of how government can -- and in many cases should -- govern. Though innovations continue to emerge at a rapid pace, these technologies may be used to reinforce long-held deliberative democracy principles, including transparency, accountability and flexibility. [This book explores] the role that technological innovation plays in facilitating government action and citizen participation. [The author] differentiates e-governance from e-government and examines the increasingly important role social media and crowdsourcing have come to play in our democracy, and the interactions between technology, polling, voting, and outcomes. Including practical cases ranging from DMV registration to online tax filing and markers of successful implementation, [this book] addresses how the adoption and expansion of electronic platforms align with new government paradigms and looks to future trends in this rapidly expanding field."-- Back cover.
Law Library (Crown)
pages cm
Green Library
xix, 283 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Green Library
xxvi, 309 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
  • Chapter 1. A Tour of Native Peoples and Native Lands Chapter 2. Indigenous Peoples Are Nations, Not Minorities Chapter 3. Indigenous Governments: Past, Present, and Future Chapter 4. Actors in Native Politics Chapter 5. A History of Federal Indian Policy Chapter 6. Tribal Political Economy Chapter 7. Indigenous Political Participation: Patriotism, Suffrage, and Partisanship Chapter 8. Native Interest Group Activity and Activism Chapter 9. Native Peoples, Images, and the Media Chapter 10. Indigenous Nations and the American Political System.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781442252653 20170612
American Indian Politics and the American Political System is the most comprehensive text written from a political science perspective. It analyzes the structures and functions of indigenous governments (including Alaskan Native communities and Hawaiian Natives) and the distinctive legal and political rights these nations exercise internally. It also examines the fascinating intergovernmental relationship that exists between native nations, the states, and the federal government. In the fourth edition, Wilkins and Stark analyze the challenges facing Indigenous nations as they develop new and innovative strategies to defend and demand recognition of their national character and rights. They also seeks to address issues that continue to plague many nations, such as notions of belonging and citizenship, implementation of governing structures and processes attentive to Indigenous political and legal traditions, and the promotion and enactment of sustainable practices that support our interdependence in an increasingly globalized world.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781442252653 20170612
Green Library
1 volume (various pagings) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Part One Organization of the Body 1 Major Themes of Anatomy and PhysiologyATLAS A General Orientation to Human Anatomy 2 The Chemistry of Life 3 Cellular Form and Function 4 Genetics of Cellular Function 5 Histology Part Two Support and Movement 6 The Integumentary System 7 Bone Tissue 8 The Skeletal System 9 Joints 10 The Muscular SystemATLAS B Regional and Surface Anatomy 11 Muscular Tissue Part Three Internal Coordination and Control 12 Nervous Tissue 13 The Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and Somatic Reflexes 14 The Brain and Cranial Nerves 15 The Autonomic Nervous System and Visceral Reflexes 16 Sense Organs 17 The Endocrine System Part Four Circulation and Defense 18 The Circulatory System: Blood 19 The Circulatory System: Heart 20 The Circulatory System: Blood Vessels and Circulation 21 The Lymphatic and Immune Systems Part Five Intake and Output 22 The Respiratory System 23 The Urinary System 24 Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid - Base Balance 25 The Digestive System 26 Nutrition and Metabolism Part Six Reproduction and the Life Cycle 27 The Male Reproductive System 28 The Female Reproductive System 29 Human Development and Aging APPENDIX A: Periodic Table of the Elements APPENDIX B: Answer Keys APPENDIX C: Symbols, Weights, and Measures APPENDIX D: Biomedical Abbreviations APPENDIX E: The Genetic Code APPENDIX F: Lexicon of biomedical Word Elements APPENDIX G: Eighth Edition Changes in Terminology Glossary CreditsIndex.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781259277726 20170410
Master the story of Anatomy & Physiology with Saladin's Anatomy & Physiology: The Unity of Form and Function! Saladin's A&P helps students make connections by telling a story that will intrigue, engage, and inspire them. Saladin expertly weaves together science, clinical applications, history and evolution of the body with vibrant photos and art to convey the beauty and excitement of the subject. A consistent set of chapter learning tools helps students identify and retain key concepts while the stunning visual program provides a realistic view of body structures and processes. Saladin's text requires no prior knowledge of college chemistry or cell biology, and is designed for a two-semester A&P course.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781259277726 20170410
Science Library (Li and Ma)
1 online resource.
  • Introduction
  • What is a Museum?
  • Museum Governance
  • Museum Directing
  • Curating = Connoisseurship = Collecting
  • Managing in Museums
  • Audience
  • Fundraising
  • Collection Management
  • Museum Education
  • Numbers
  • Conservation
  • Exhibitions
  • Maintenance and Security
  • Museums and the Media
  • Architecture
  • Volunteers
  • Behavior
  • Museum Ethics
  • What's Next for Museums?
  • Appendix I: A Course Final.

14. Ancient Macedonia [2018]

xviii, 307 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Early Macedonia
  • Macedonia and the Argead monarchy in the fifth century
  • Macedonian succession and survival, 399-360
  • Philip II, 306-336 : consolidation and expansion
  • Macedonian military
  • Alexander III and Macedonia, 356-334
  • Alexander and the Macedonians beyond Macedonia, 334-323
  • Antipater and the early wars of the successors, 334-319
  • Between dynasties, 319-279 : wars of the successors
  • The Antigonids, the Greek Leagues, and Rome, 278-167.
Green Library
online resource (vii, 593 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
  • Structure and function
  • Cutaneous signs and diagnosis
  • Dermatoses resulting from physical factors
  • Pruritus and neurocutaneous diseases
  • Atopic dermatitis, eczema, and noninfectious immunodeficiency disorders
  • Contact dermatitis and drug eruptions
  • Erythema and urticaria
  • Connective tissue diseases
  • Mucinoses
  • Seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis, recalcitrant palmoplantar eruptions, pustular dermatitis, and erythroderma
  • Pityriasis rosea, pityriasis rubra pilaris, and other papulosquamous and hyperkeratotic diseases
  • Lichen planus and related conditions
  • Acne
  • Bacterial infections
  • Diseases resulting from fungi and yeasts
  • Mycobacterial diseases
  • Hansen disease
  • Syphilis, yaws, bejel, and pinta
  • Viral diseases
  • Parasitic infestations, stings, and bites
  • Chronic blistering dermatoses
  • Nutritional diseases
  • Diseases of subcutaneous fat
  • Endocrine diseases
  • Abnormalities of dermal fibrous and elastic tissue
  • Errors in metabolism
  • Genodermatoses and congenital anomalies
  • Dermal and subcutaneous tumors
  • Epidermal nevi, neoplasms, and cysts
  • Melanocytic nevi and neoplasms
  • Macrophage/monocyte disorders
  • Cutaneous lymphoid hyperplasia, cutaneous t-cell lymphoma, other malignant lymphomas, and allied diseases
  • Diseases of skin appendages
  • Diseases of mucous membranes
  • Cutaneous vascular diseases
  • Disturbances of pigmentation.
Medical Library (Lane)
1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
Each new print copy of Android App Development includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a complete eBook, Study Center, homework and Assessment Center, and a dashboard that reports actionable data. Using innovative, engaging methods, Android App Development cultivates student knowledge of app development through a progressive, building block approach. Each chapter includes a classroom-friendly, meaningful app that illustrates the concepts covered at the chapter level. Model View Controller architecture is used throughout the book to promote good software engineering practice. Students will be engaged by essential as well as specialized topics such as XML resources, event-driven programming, animation, sounds, making a game, voice recognition, and more. Each new print copy of Android App Development includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a complete eBook, Study Center, homework and Assessment Center, and Key Features: * Android Studio, the official development environment by Google, is used to develop all applications * The Model View Controller architecture is used throughout the book, allowing the instructor to download the Model and concentrate on the View and Controller elements of the app * Students learn how to make device-independent apps using a progressive approach, incorporating fun topics such as animation, sounds, photo editing, using the GPS, displaying a map, and advertising * Software Engineering and Common Error boxes highlight software engineering tips and common errors throughout each chapter * Chapters are written independently of others so that instructors can select topics and customize the book to their course * Each chapter concludes with exercises for student practice, including Multiple Choice, Fill In the Code, and Write an App exercises.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781284092127 20170502
online resource (xvi, 577 pages) : color illustrations
Medical Library (Lane)
1 online resource
  • Foreword ix Preface xiii 1 Assessment of Edentulous Patients 1 Introduction 1 The Patient Interview 1 Patient Interview: Age 2 Patient Interview: Attitude 2 Patient Interview: Expectations 2 Patient Interview: Chief Complaint 3 Patient Interview: General Health 3 Patient Interview: Complete Denture Experience 3 Patient Interview: Denture Remake Frequency 4 Patient Interview: Patient Satisfaction 4 Patient Interview: Photographs, Diagnostic Casts, and Radiographs 4 The Facial Analysis 4 Facial Analysis: Facial Tissue Tone 5 Facial Analysis: Tooth and Gingival Display 6 Facial Analysis: Midlines 6 Facial Analysis: Lip Mobility 7 Facial Analysis: Lip Dimension 7 Prosthetic Factors 8 Prosthetic Factors: Vertical Dimensions 8 Prosthetic Factors: Existing Dentures 8 Prosthetic Factor: Skeletal Relationship 9 Prosthetic Factor: Saliva 9 Prosthetic Factor: Oral Tolerance 10 Prosthetic Factor: Temporomandibular Joints 10 Prosthetic Factor: Oral Cancer Review 10 Oral Characteristics 11 Oral Characteristics: Palatal Throat Form 11 Oral Characteristics: Arch Size 11 Oral Characteristics: Maxillary Ridge Height 11 Oral Characteristics: The Palate 12 Oral Characteristics: Maxillary Ridge Contour 13 Oral Characteristics: The Maxillary Denture Foundation 13 Oral Characteristics: Mandibular Ridge Height 14 Oral Characteristics: Mandibular Ridge Contour 14 Oral Characteristics: Mandibular Muscle Attachments 14 Oral Characteristics: Mandibular Denture Foundation 15 Oral Characteristics: Maxillary Tuberosity Curve 15 Oral Characteristics: Vestibule 16 Oral Characteristics: Frenula Attachments 16 Oral Characteristics: Pterygomandibular Raphe 16 Oral Characteristics: Denture Bearing Soft Tissues 16 Oral Characteristics: Retromolar Pads 17 Oral Characteristics: Maxillary Ridge Crest to Resting Lip Length (Esthetic Space) 17 Oral Characteristics: Mandibular Ridge Crest to Resting Lip Length (Esthetic Space) 17 Oral Characteristics: Maximal Oral Opening 17 Oral Characteristics: Retromylohyoid Space 18 Oral Characteristics: Tongue Size 19 Oral Characteristics: Tongue Position 19 Oral Characteristics: The Neutral Zone 20 Summary 21 References- 21 2 Orthopedic Resolution of Mandibular Posture 25 Introduction 25 Conditioning Abused Tissues and Stabilizing the Existing Prosthesis 26 Materials Properties and Technique 26 Technique 26 Re ]establishing Orthopedic Mandibular Position 28 Summary 33 References 33 3 Definitive Impressions 35 Preimpression Considerations 35 Background 35 Impression Fundamentals 35 Impression Materials 36 Edentulous Impression Trays 37 Technique for Making Single Appointment Definitive Impressions for Conventional Complete Dentures 37 Tray Selection and Tray Adaptation 37 Fabrication of Tray Stops 38 Border Molding the Impression Tray 39 Final (Definitive) Impression 41 Techniques for Making Single Appointment Definitive Impressions for Implant ]Assisted Complete Dentures and Immediate Dentures 43 Attachment Selection 43 Implant ]Retained Overdentures 43 Tray Selection 43 Impression Technique 44 Implant ]Retained and Supported Overdentures 45 Immediate Dentures 46 Master Cast Production 47 Summary 48 References 48 4 Fabricating Trial Denture Bases, Occlusal Rims, and Mounting a Central Bearing Device 51 Introduction 51 Fabrication of Trial Denture Base and Occlusal Rims 51 Fabrication of Maxillary Wax Occlusal Rim 52 Fabrication of Neutral Zone Mandibular Occlusal Rim 56 Technique 56 Jaw Recorder Device (Central Bearing Device) 59 Jaw Recorder Device Assembly 59 Mounting the Jaw Recorder Device on Trial Denture Bases 59 Mounting of the Jaw Recorder for Implant Overdentures 61 Mounting the Jaw Recorder Device on Partially Edentulous Arches 61 Procedure 62 Summary 62 References 64 5 Developing an Esthetic Blueprint 65 Introduction 65 Contouring and Shaping the Maxillary Occlusal Rim 65 Summary 72 References 72 6 Registering the Maxillo ]Mandibular Jaw Relationship 75 Introduction 75 Face -Bow Recording 75 Centric Relation Recording for the Edentulous Patient 76 Centric Relation Recording for the Partially Dentate Patient 83 Summary 86 References 86 7 Neutral -Zone Registration 89 Introduction 89 Recording the Physiologic Neutral Zone for Edentulous Patients 89 Technique 90 Recording the Physiologic Neutral Zone for a Dentate Patient 93 Technique 93 Summary 95 References 95 8 Second Laboratory Procedure: Selection and Arrangement of Prosthetic Teeth 97 Introduction 97 Indexing the Esthetic Blueprint Record 97 Indexing the Neutral ]Zone Record 98 Selection of Anterior Teeth 99 Maxillary Anterior Teeth Arrangement 100 Mandibular Anterior Teeth Arrangement 101 Selection of Posterior Teeth 103 Mandibular Posterior Teeth Arrangement 104 Maxillary Posterior Teeth Arrangement 106 Teeth Selection and Arrangement for the Partially Dentate Patient 107 Summary 109 References 109 9 Wax Try ]In Appointment 111 Wax Try -In 111 Evaluation of Esthetics 111 Evaluation of Phonetics 112 Evaluation of Occlusal Vertical Dimension (OVD) 114 Evaluation of Centric Contact Position 115 External Impressions 116 Technique 117 Summary 121 References 123 10 Denture Placement 125 Introduction 125 Evaluation and Adjustment of Intaglio Surface 127 Technique 127 Evaluation and Adjustment of Denture Borders 129 Evaluating the Cameo Surface 131 Occlusal Evaluation and Correction 131 Subtractive Correction Technique 133 Additive Correction Technique 134 Patient Education and Instructions 135 Technique for Adhesive Application 136 Technique for Adhesive Removal 136 Home Care Instructions for Denture Patients 138 Postplacement Problems with New Dentures 138 Retention Problems 138 Soreness 139 Sore Throat 139 Speech Problems 139 Gagging 139 Summary 140 References 140 11 Use of CAD/CAM Technology for Recording and Fabricating Neutral -Zone Dentures 143 Introduction 143 Registering the Neutral Zone during Impression Making 143 Technique 143 Registering the Neutral Zone during Maxillo -Mandibular Records 145 Technique 145 Registering the Neutral Zone during the Wax Try -In 145 Technique 145 Summary 148 References 149 Index 000.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781119158141 20170621
Application of the Neutral Zone in Prosthodontics offers a step-by-step guide to successfully designing and placing complete and implant-retained dentures using neutral zone concepts. * Illustrates every technique described with more than 300 color photos * Covers all phases of complete denture therapy * Presents a step-by-step assessment and examination protocol * Details the importance of accurate diagnosis and prognosis prior to committing to treatment * Describes an alternative to traditional impressioning procedures that can be accomplished in a single appointment * Includes access to a companion website with video clips and student handouts, with teaching PowerPoints available for instructors.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781119158141 20170621
pages cm
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
vi, 221 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Events
  • Participants of the Soviet atom project
  • People and their attitude towards the atomic project
  • A view of the future.
This book is a collection of personal memories about the people who participated in the USSR atomic project - Landau, Alikhanov, Pomeranchuk, Alikhanian, Migdal Jr., Gribov, Zeldovich, Sakharov, Kurchatov, Vannikov, Eldian. As the author is the only living person who was involved in the project, these personal recollections are interesting and unique for a broad audience who has been unfamiliar with the details so far.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9789813145948 20170829
Green Library