Leeds University Library

Module Reading List

Anxiety and Pain Management, 2017/18, Semester 1, 2
Jerry Shaw/Helen Gaskell
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue


CROSSMAN AR and NEARY D. (2010/2005). Neuroanatomy, an illustrated colour text . 4th/3rd edition. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone.

* FEHRENBACH MJ. and HERRING SW. (2007). Illustrated anatomy of the head and neck . 3rd edition. London: Saunders.
Very good illustrations and straightforward text. Has a clinically-relevant emphasis (including chapters on dental anaesthesia, and the spread of dental infection).

* HIATT JL and GARTNER LP (2010). Textbook of head and neck anatomy . 4th edition. London: Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins.
Very good text - easy to read and assimilate. Much of the material is presented at just the right level for 1 st year dental studies. Let down by its illustrations, which are mainly line drawings.

LOGAN BM, HUTCHINGS R and REYNOLDS P (2009). McMinn’s Color atlas of head & neck anatomy . 4th edition. London: Mosby-Wolfe.
Outstanding illustrations. Very strongly recommended in addition to one of the Head and Neck textbooks.

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STANFIELD CL (2010). Principles of human physiology . 4th edition. San Francisco: Benjamin Cummings.
Main textbook, very good illustrations and easy to read.

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BRITISH DENTAL ASSOCIATION (2000). Dental practitioners’ formulary, 2000-2002. London: British Dental Association, British Medical Association, Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britatin.
Issued to students through the School

SEYMOUR RA, MEECHAN J and YATES MS (1999). Pharmacology and dental therapeutics. 3rd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

SEYMOUR RA, MEECHAN J and WALTON JG (1996). Adverse drug reactions in dentistry . 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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Anxiety management

Key Texts (one copy of each in the High Demand Collection, Health Sciences Library)

HORN S and MUNAFO M (1997). Pain : theory, research, and intervention . Buckingham: Open University Press.

* HUMPHRIS G and LING MS (2000). Behavioural sciences for dentistry . Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone.

MALAMED SF (2010). Sedation: a guide to patient management . 5th edition. London: Mosby.

MELZACK R and WALL PD (1996). The challenge of pain . 2nd edition. London: Penguin.

WRIGHT GZ et al (1987). Child management in dentistry . 2nd edition. Bristol: Wright.

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Local anaesthesia

MALAMED SF (2004). Handbook of local anesthesia . 5th edition. London: Mosby.

MEECHAN JG, ROBB ND and SEYMOUR RA (1998). Pain and anxiety control for the conscious dental patient . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

SCULLY C, CAWSON RA and GRIFFITHS M (1990). Occupational hazards to dental staff . London: BDJ.

SEYMOUR RA, MEECHAN JG and YATES MS (1999). Pharmacology and dental therapeutics. 3rd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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HUMPHRIS, G. M., MORRISON, T., & LINDSAY, S. J. (1995). The Modified Dental Anxiety Scale: validation and United Kingdom norms. Community Dental Health 12(3):143-50 Available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

This list was last updated on 04/07/2014