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  • How to be a patient for Dummys

    How to be a Patient


    by DentistGoneBadd
    Monday, 12 June 2017
  • Dental Body Language

    Dental Body Language


    by DentistGoneBadd
    Monday, 05 June 2017
  • Promises, promises; can anyone really save the NHS?

    With days to go before the UK once again goes to the polls and a large number of voters still undecided on how to cast their vote, there is still a huge amount to play for in the General Election 2017. The handling of the NHS is critical to any party’s success, so we have scrutinised the Conservativ ...

    by Julia Furley
    Thursday, 01 June 2017
  • Orthodontics for Dummies

    Ortho for Dummys


    by DentistGoneBadd
    Monday, 29 May 2017
  • Bosses

    Zany Principals


    by DentistGoneBadd
    Sunday, 21 May 2017
  • Endodontics for Dummies

    Endowontics made simple


    by DentistGoneBadd
    Monday, 15 May 2017
  • Just say NO!

    Just say no. I deal with more and more dentists who are close to or have reached burn out one of the causes of problems is of their own making, it’s their inability to say, “No”.The temptation in any transaction is to say yes. In the hurly burly of the semi-organised practice where the pressure ...

    by Alun Rees
    Thursday, 11 May 2017
  • Assessing Fitness to Practice: what test must the GDC satisfy?

    There is a feeling amongst dentists on forums such as this that the GDC has become too heavy handed when dealing with alleged misconduct cases.In March 2017 alone, of the 29 misconduct Fitness to Practice cases heard by the GDC, 9 dental professionals were suspended, 4 had conditions placed on them, ...

    by Laura Pearce
    Tuesday, 09 May 2017
  • Believe



    by DentistGoneBadd
    Monday, 08 May 2017
  • Dental Conspiracies by @DentistGoneBadd

    Dental Conspiracies


    by DentistGoneBadd
    Monday, 01 May 2017
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  • This review of clinical complications associated with computer-engineered complete dentures only identified 5 small studies involving a total of 82 patients providing very limited evidence. The post Computer-engineered complete dentures appeared first on National Elf Service.

  • This blog post is by Hayley Foulds, current CT 1 in Paediatric Dentistry at Glasgow Dental Hospital and School. The following article was the topic for discussion at the most recent Paediatric Dentistry Journal Club. The post Developmental defects of enamel and caries in primary dentition appeared first on National Elf Service.

  • 15 RCTs were included in this Cochrane review of impact of periodontal treatment on adverse pregnancy outcomes. all the included studies were considered to be at high risk of bias. There was no evidence that periodontal treatment reduces the number of preterm babies. The post Periodontal treatment during pregnancy-no evidence of impact on preterm birth appeared first on National Elf Service.

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