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  • ‘GP at hand’ app warning

    The British Dental Association (BDA) has expressed scepticism over the role of teleconsultations in dentistry, following the launch of the… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Selfies solve cases

    Selfies taken by missing persons before they disappear could prove key for future forensic dental identification, according to an expert… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • New app for professionals

    An app, the Dental Companion, was launched by the Scottish Dental Clinical Effectiveness Programme (SDCEP), providing mobile access to SDCEP’s… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • BDA launches lifeline

    The British Dental Association (BDA) has launched a partnership with the award-winning employee assistance programme Health Assured to provide all… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Warning: DIY orthodontics are here

    Dr Jay Bowman right with (l r) Jonathan Sandler BOS President and Dr Nigel Carter of the Oral Health Foundation announcing the campaign against DIY orthodontics

    New campaign highlights threat posed to oral health by straight-to-consumer treatment [ Words: Will Peakin ] Between a conference-eve dinner… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Market consolidation in cosmetic dentistry – a pretty picture?

    Young lady taking a selfie

    [ Words: Michael Kelly ] We live in an era where now, more than ever before, people are investing huge… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Billionaire founders’ firm begins rapid UK expansion

    Start-up plans to employ more than 300 dentists, orthodontists and dental nurses News of the British Orthodontic Society and Oral… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Rise in violent patients

    The Dental Defence Union has seen an increase in dental professionals wanting advice or support on how to deal with… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Time to get real

    Students with super high grades will strive to be specialists in lucrative and ‘niche’ treatments at the cutting edge. What… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • October 2019

    In this issue: A Safety update and Quality Improvement, the Safety Climate Survey; The Hall Technique a Scottish innovation saving… Read more

    October 10, 2019 / editorial