• Above and beyond

    According to the General Dental Council’s (GDC) 2013 publication Continuing Professional Development for Dental Professionals, a dental professional will be… Read more

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  • On the other hand…

    AMALGAM It’s fair to say that the issue of the phase-down of dental amalgam is not without controversy. The advice… Read more

    August 10, 2018 / featured

  • Mixed perceptions

    Professional Conduct Dental patients generally want to see harsher sanctions imposed against members of the profession who are guilty of… Read more

    August 10, 2018 / featured

  • Changes to the Statement of Dental Remuneration

    AMALGAM In order to facilitate the phase-down of dental amalgam use relating to the regulations which came in on 1… Read more

    August 10, 2018 / featured

  • The new regulations on dental amalgam use

    AMALGAM Regulation (EU) 2017/852 on Mercury contains the following provisions relating to dental amalgam: Article 10(1): from 1 January 2019,… Read more

    August 10, 2018 / featured

  • SDCEP implementation advice

    AMALGAM Dr Michele West, SDCEP What are the new restrictions on dental amalgam use? New environmental restrictions on dental amalgam… Read more

    August 10, 2018 / featured

  • ‘I felt guilty if I found a cavity’

    Mental Health It started when I was studying for my Highers in fifth year. I was hyperventilating and felt I… Read more

    August 10, 2018 / featured

  • Burnout, a menace that will only get worse unless there is change

    Mental Health The best academic literature on burnout from leading specialists around the world has been compiled and carefully analysed… Read more

    August 9, 2018 / featured

  • A problem shared…

    Mental Health If any further confirmation were needed about the depth of the mental health problem facing the dental profession… Read more

    August 9, 2018 / featured

  • Dentists in distress

    Mental Health When the envelope arrived from the GDC outlining the complaint, anxiety instantly constricted her chest. She felt slightly… Read more

    August 9, 2018 / featured

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