1: Dental hard tissue pathologies: aetiology and clinical manifestations 2: Clinical detection: 'information gathering' 3: Diagnosis, prognosis, care planning: 'information processing' 4: Disease control and lesion prevention 5: The essentials of minimally invasive operative dentistry 6: Principles of managing the badly broken down tooth 7: Restorative materials and their relationship with tooth structure 8: Clinical operative procedures - a step-by-step guide 9: The long term management of direct restorations
Avijit Banerjee is Professor of Cariology & Operative Dentistry, Hon. Consultant and Clinical Lead, Restorative Dentistry at the KCL Dental Institute / Guy's & St. Thomas' Hospitals Foundation Trust, London, UK. He is Head of Conservative & MI Dentistry and has established the innovative distance-learning masters in Advanced Minimum Intervention Dentistry (AMID) at KCL. He is an internationally renowned lecturer, teacher, author and scientific researcher and he maintains a clinical practice in the hospital as well as private practice. Timothy F. Watson is Professor of Biomaterials and Restorative Dentistry and Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry at KCL Dental Institute/ Guy's & St. Thomas' Hospitals Foundation Trust, London, UK. He is European Board Member for the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) and the past President of the British Society for Oral and Dental Research (NSODR).
`Review from previous edition "Pickard's" has been and in my opinion still is the authoritative text on simple operative dentistry and should find a place on the shelves of all undergraduate dental students, student hygiene/therapists and student dental nurses. ' British Dental Journal