Journal of Conservative Dentistry

BOOK REVIEW
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 17  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 196-

Textbook of Operative Dentistry


Sachin Passi 
 Sri Sukhmani Dental College & Hospital, Dera Bassi, Mohali, Punjab, India

Correspondence Address:
Sachin Passi
Sri Sukhmani Dental College & Hospital (Dera Bassi, Mohali)
India




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Passi S. Textbook of Operative Dentistry.J Conserv Dent 2014;17:196-196


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Passi S. Textbook of Operative Dentistry. J Conserv Dent [serial online] 2014 [cited 2019 Aug 17 ];17:196-196
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Full Text

[AUTHOR:1] Editor: Vimal Sikri

Edition: 3 rd Edition

Publisher: CBS Publishers & Distributors Private Limited

ISBN: 987-81-239-2376-5

The third revised and thoroughly updated edition of the book "Textbook of Operative Dentistry" authored by Dr. Vimal K Sikri, a renowned academician has been in the market for over 12 years, receiving much acclaim and appreciation from the students, teachers and clinicians. Keeping pace with the evolving technologies and acknowledging the dynamicity of the subject, this edition highlights the following key features.

Five new chapters included, viz. "dentin hypersensitivity", "geriatric restorations", "laser in operative dentistry", "esthetic dentistry" and "management of deep carious lesions".Recent developments added in every chapter.A few chapters like "direct filling gold", though not of much clinical importance, retained as per curriculum of the universities.Many fresh illustrative color diagrams and tables added.Text updated, reorganized and reset completely.Precise details of clinical procedures presented with relevant photographs.Emphasis maintained on the lucidity of language and expression.

This edition covers syllabi of all the universities/Dental Council of India. The textbook aims to serve the much expected purpose of inspiring the students, teachers, clinicians and all those interested in the vital study of operative dentistry.