Reference Materials

Last updated June 28, 2022  

AAOS - Prevention of Orthopaedic Implant Infection in Patients Undergoing Dental Procedures, Dec 7, 2012 report.


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​​AAP – Caton et al. New Classification Scheme for Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases (2018).



AAP – Tonetti, M.S., Greenwell, H., Kornman, K.S. (2018). Staging and grading of periodontitis: Framework and proposal of a new classification and case definition, Journal of periodontology, 89, S159-S172.



AAPD – Clinical Practice Guidelines on the use of Silver Diamine Fluoride (2017).



AHA – Recommended Antibiotic Prophylaxis Regimen Circulation (2007).



AHA Scientific Statement – Prevention of Viridans Streptococcal Infective Endocarditis (2021).



Atherton-Pickett, F., Gurenlian, J.R., (2015). Preventing Medical Emergencies: Use of the Medical History in Dental Practice. (3rd ed.), Wolters Kluwer.


Bablenis Haveles, E. (2020). Applied Pharmacology for the Dental Hygienist (8th ed.). Elsevier.

Beemsterboer, P.L. (2017). Ethics and Law in Dental Hygiene (3rd ed.). Elsevier.


Bowen, D. M., Pieren, J. A. (2020). Darby and Walsh Dental Hygiene (5th ed.). Elsevier.


Brand, R.W. & Isselhard, D.E. (2019). Anatomy of Orofacial Structures: A Comprehensive approach (8th ed.). Elsevier.


California Dental Association (2019). CDA CAMBRA Guide 2019.

CDHA (2012). Dental Hygienists’ Code of Ethics. Ottawa, ON: Canadian Dental Hygienists' Association.


CDHA (2018). Position Paper on Silver Diamine Fluoride from Farmer et al.


Chiego Jr, D. J. (2018). Essentials of Oral Histology and Embryology: A Clinical Approach. (5th ed.). Elsevier.

CPhA (2019), Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties (CPS). Ottawa, ON: Canadian Pharmacists Association. 


Delong, L., Burkhart, N.W. (2019). General and Oral Pathology for the Dental Hygienist (3rd ed.), Wolters Kluwer.

Finkbeiner, B. (2020). Practice Management for the Dental Team (9th ed.). Elsevier.


Frantsve-Hawley, J. (2014). Evidenced-Based Dentistry for the Dental Hygienist. (1st ed.) Quintessence Publishing Co.


French-Beatty, C. (2021). Community Oral Health Practice for the Dental Hygienist. (5th ed.) Elsevier.

Gehrig, J.S., Shin, D.E. & Willman, D.E. (2019). Foundations of Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist (5th ed.). Wolters Kluwer. ​


Gehrig, J.S., Sroda, R., Saccuzzo, D. (2018). Fundamentals of Periodontal Instrumentation (8th ed.). Wolters & Kluwer.


Gladwin, M., Bagby, M. (2018), Clinical Aspects of Dental Materials: Theory, Practice, and Cases (5th ed.). Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.


Government of Canada. Access to Information Act (2021).


Government of Canada. Canadian Human Rights Act (2021).

Government of Canada. Child Maltreatment: Guide for Professionals who work with children (2012).

Government of Canada. Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (2018).

Government of Canada. Privacy Act (2019).


Harris, N.O., Garcia-Godoy, F. Nielson Nathe, C. (2014). Primary Preventive Dentistry (8th ed.). Pearson Prentice Hall.


Health Canada. Canada’s Dietary Guidelines – For Health Professionals and Policy Makers. (2019).

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Health Canada. Radiation Protection in Dentistry – Safety Code 30 (1999).

Ibsen, O.A.C. (2018). Oral Pathology for the Dental Hygienist (7th ed.). Elsevier.

Jeske, A.H. (2021). Mosby’s Dental Drug Reference (13th ed.). Elsevier.

Little, J.W., Falace, D.A., Miller, C.S., and Rhodus, N.L. (2018). Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient (9th ed.). Elsevier.

Malamed, S.F. (2015). Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office (7th ed.). Elsevier.


Malamed, S.F. (2019). Handbook of Local Anesthesia (7th ed.). Elsevier.


Mascarenhas, A.K., Okunseri, C., Dye, B., (2020). Burt and Eklund’s Dentistry, Dental Practice, and the Community (7th ed.). Elsevier.

Mason, J. (2010). Concepts in Dental Public Health (2nd ed.) Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.


Miller, C.H. (2018). Infection Control and Management of Hazardous Materials for the Dental Team (6th ed.). Elsevier.


Nathe, C.N. (2016). Dental Public Health: Contemporary Practice for the Dental Hygienist (4th ed.). Pearson Prentice Hall.


Newman, M.G., Takei, H.H., Klokkevold, P.N. & Carranza, N.T. (2019). Newman and Carranza’s Clinical Periodontology (13th ed.). Elsevier.


Patton, K.T., Thibodeau, G.A. (2018). The Human Body in Health & Disease (7th ed.). Elsevier.


Samaranayake, L. (2018). Essential Microbiology for Dentistry (5th ed.). Elsevier.


Sroda, R., Reinhard, T., (2018). Nutrition for Dental Health., (3rd ed.) Wolters Kluwer.


​Stabulas-Savage, J. (2019). Frommer’s Radiology for the Dental Professional (10th ed.). Elsevier.


Thibodeau, G.A., Patton, K.T. (2016). Structure & Function of the Body (15th ed.). Elsevier.

WHMIS – Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (2015).


Wilkins, E.M. (2020). Clinical Practice of the Dental Hygienist (13th ed.) Wolters Kluwer.