Marsh and Martin's Oral Microbiology, 6e

  • Marsh and Martin's Oral Microbiology, 6e

New edition of a highly popular textbook on oral microbiology suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate dental students, research workers, and a wide range of clinical dental professionals

    • Successfully describes the complex relationship between the resident oral microbiota and the host in health and disease
    • Retains a unique ecological approach to the subject which provides a clear set of principles to explain whether the microbiota will have a beneficial or an adverse relationship with the host at a particular site
    • Exploration of the biological and clinical significance of the oral microbiota in the form of a biofilm on dental and mucosal surfaces
  • Completely updated throughout by a new author team!
  • Self-assessment questions in each chapter allow readers to monitor their progress
  • Updated design with ‘Key Points’ throughout aids learning
  • Reflects the impact that the genomic era has had on the field
  • Expanded sections on infection control as well as therapeutic and prophylactic antibiotic use
  • New sections on the benefits of the resident oral microbiota and on current concepts of factors driving dysbiosis in periodontal disease
  • New chapter on the emerging role of oral microorganisms in systemic diseases

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Book Details
Author: Philip D. Marsh - Michael A. O. Lewis - Helen Rogers - David Williams - Melanie Wilson
Edition: 6 edition
ISBN-13: 9780702061066
Language: English
Published: July 14, 2016
Availability: In Stock
  • 85 EGP


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