Where There Is No Dentist

Where There Is No Dentist

Paperback - 2006
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Community health workers from around the world use this book to help people care for their teeth and gums. A focus on the treatment of urgent dental problems and the importance of prevention make this book an invaluable resource. Where There Is No Dentist provides detailed and well-illustrated information on using dental equipment, placing fillings, and removing teeth, as well as methods for teaching hygiene and nutrition. The book was developed as a companion volume to Where There is No Doctor, and encourages people to care for their own teeth and prevent tooth and gum problems in their communities.
Publisher: Palo Alto, Calif. : Hesperian Foundation, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed., 2nd, slightly revised printing.
ISBN: 9780942364057
Branch Call Number: 617.6
617.6 21
RK79 .D5 1984
Characteristics: 188, [7] p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: Werner, David 1934-


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