CPD

Juliette Reeves explains the importance of periodontal health throughout pregnancy
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In this CPD paper, Kelly Doherty and Pat O’Hare discuss the new guidance for dental practices.
In this CPD paper, Dr Puja Jalota considers the key components of effectively responding to – and learning from – any patient dissatisfaction
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Beverley Moorhouse explores the difficulties some individuals may face and the impact the disease has on the ability to maintain effective oral health
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Puja Jalota reviews the statistics and considers the role of a dental nurse in the early detection of mouth cancer
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Adriana Anastasio considers what has changed in safety and guidance
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Phil Jevon and Puja Jalota offer an overview to the current guidelines relating to the cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) of a patient with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 infection
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This year certainly highlighted the benefits of social media for staying in touch with friends and family. But what are the risks? Here, Andrew Collier provides guidance for the dental nurse when posting photos online
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Janine Brooks helps you to identify the best way to optimise your education experience
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Glenys Bridges considers the quality and compliance role of the dental nurse for diagnostic radiographs
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Recognising sepsis in the dental practice, with Phil Jevon
Juliette Reeves considers the clinical implications and management
Phil Jevon considers the safe use of oxygen in the dental practice
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Priya Sharma suggests that a transparent approach to complaints handling can make a difference to patient satisfaction
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Amanda McLaughlin considers the importance of oral health care in nursing and residential care homes
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Peter Bacon considers some effective ways in which dental nurses can manage and reduce biofilm in dental unit water lines
Dental therapist, tutor and coach Christine MacLeavy suggests the steps you can take to help with anxiety management in practice
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In the second of a two-part article, Professor Bob Ireland considers image consent, storage and transmission
Communication skills are quite often challenged and in more ways than one. Fiona Ellwood explains
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The role of the dental nurse in designing, implementing and maintaining an effective patient safety policy
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Kathryn Marshall considers the role of the dental nurse in clinical record keeping
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Dental nurse registration with the General Dental Council gives rights and privileges but also responsibilities and obligations. Andrew Collier shines a light on what this means for the dental nurse
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Jo Russell considers some key components when collating Control of Substances Hazardous to Health files in dental practices
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Recognition and treatment of the acutely ill patient, by Phil Jevon
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In the second of the two-part CPD paper, David Croser offers readers a checklist to help keep the management of complaints in-house
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