Dental Nursing is the monthly journal for dental nurses, addressing the clinical and professional issues that matter to you and supporting your educational development.
Every issue of Dental Nursing is filled with high quality, relevant articles selected by a distinguished editorial board, ensuring you are kept up-to-date with the latest developments taking place in clinical practice. The journal covers core clinical subjects such as cross-infection control and medical emergencies as well as more advanced topics including oxygen administration, radiography and orthodontics.
Safeguarding vulnerable adults: the role of the dental team
The dental team have a professional duty to safeguard vulnerable adults from abuse under the General Dental Council's (2013) Standards for the Dental Team. In this article, Richard Griffith sets out how the Care Act 2014 seeks to improve the safeguarding of vulnerable adults and the dental team's role in that process.