CPD : Scottish Dental magazine


  • Learn from the experts at the Study Club

    In association with the Scottish Dental Study Club The Scottish Dental Study Club is honoured to be hosting world-renowned composite…

    3 October, 2018 / cpd

  • CBCT and clinical decision-making

    Arvind Sharma, BDS(Dund), MSc(Endo), MJDFRCS(Eng), MFDSRCPS(Glas) Arvind Sharma presents the second and final part of a structured critical review to…

    9 August, 2018 / cpd

  • Suitability of patients for conscious sedation

    Patients suitable to undergo conscious sedation (CS) include those with moderate-severe anxiety, a swallow/gag reflex or a mild learning/physical disability…

    13 June, 2018 / cpd

  • Top tips for practicing evidence-based dentistry

    In the first article, we explored how to establish a research question using the PICO (Population, Intervention, Comparator and Outcome) method…

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  • Evidence-based dentistry in practice

    This article is the first in a series that aims to introduce the modern-day dental practitioner to evidence-based dentistry (EBD).…

    3 April, 2018 / cpd

  • Your SDM CPD is changing

    We have provided verifiable CPD articles in Scottish Dental magazine for the last three years providing hundreds of dentists with…

    5 February, 2018 / cpd

  • GDC announces CPD overhaul

    The GDC has announced a raft of changes to CPD requirements that will move towards a system based on quality…

    4 August, 2017 / cpd

  • Endodontic retreatment

    A 49-year-old male patient attended for an emergency appointment due to experiencing pain and swelling from a lower left tooth/teeth.…

    7 April, 2017 / cpd

  • Low-stress alternatives

    The resolution of symptoms of pain caused by polymerisation shrinkage stresses by using a bulk-fill resin composite material

    29 November, 2016 / cpd

  • The Veneer Revolution

    A new generation of plastic veneer templates means that porcelain is no longer the automatic choice

    28 November, 2016 / cpd


  • Scottish Dental Show 2016

    With 30 years of experience in the field of mouth cancer, Cardiff dental dean Professor Mike Lewis is one of…

    26 January, 2016 / cpd

  • Team Training

    Sadly the value of “training” in dental practices is consistently under-valued and the impact is vastly under-estimated. Of course, well-trained…

    31 July, 2015 / cpd

  • Managing oral mucosal disease

    Oral mucosal conditions are common and can be worrying and troublesome for patients. With demands on waiting lists in secondary…

    22 May, 2015 / cpd

  • Management of traumatic injuries

    Literature on the management of dental trauma in general practice suggests that difficulties may be encountered due to gaps in…

    24 March, 2015 / cpd