CPD

Kelly Henderson considers how photography as a dental record can aid your practice, clinical skills and become your indisputable evidence should you need it.
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Lesley Redman considers the importance of oral desensitisation in relation to dementia and additional needs
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Phil Jevon walks us through the procedure for placing a patient in the recovery position in this peer-reviewed CPD article
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Having the post-registration qualification of dental radiography under your belt can expand your horizons, your practical skills, and the scope of your professional life. Hannah Fullerton explains how this new aspect to your role adds extra responsibility and focus
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A look at six popular topics concerning use of inhalation sedation equipment
Peter Bacon discusses the problem of biofilm formation and the best management strategies to control its growth in dental unit waterlines
Patients in ICU require specialist care and are dependent on a multidisciplinary team to complete even the most simple of daily tasks. Harriet Buley explains how dental professionals can make a difference
Clare Clark talks about effective infection control protocols in a dental setting
Cross infection control is crucial in surgical dental implant procedures – so what does this mean for you? Emma Male shares her experience
A CPD article that investigates the origins of infection and how it spreads and the risks of infectious diseases in day-to-day practice
It’s a small world, isnt it? Trudie Dawson considers dentistry as if it were one big organisation
A look and the reduction of protein adhesion to dental instruments using a pre-treatment foam with Dentisan’s Technical Director Peter Bacon, who evaluates the results of some in-house research
‘You must protect patients and colleagues from risks posed by your health, conduct or performance’ – Glenys Bridges suggests the pressure is on for dental nurses...
There is a lot of misinterpretation surrounding safeguarding levels in the UK. What do you need to know?
Key ways to make the hygiene and maintenance process for treatment units easier and safer
Dental Showcase speaker Phil Jevon's guide to assessing and treating the acutely ill patient
Setting standards in surface cleaning, with Clare Clark
Charlotte Wake considers the complexities of dental care for an ageing population
Glenys Bridges considers the steps towards developing the role of lead dental nurse
KaVo looks at what you need to consider in the care and maintenance of handpieces
A reflective review on the benefits of learning from experience, by Glenys Bridges
You will struggle to find a more important role for any member of the dental team than their role of safeguarding, says Charlotte Wake
Kelly Henderson considers quality assurance and auditing in dental radiography
Can you handle patients? Christine MacLeavy considers the scenarios, the options and the road to a successful resolution
Glenys Bridges considers how best to develop extended dental nursing skills to the benefit of our patients