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  • Mitigating against the harms of COVID-19 on oral health

    The COVID-19 pandemic remains a public health emergency; not only is it a threat to health, but the effects of… Read more

    May 18, 2021 / indepth

  • NHS practice profits continue to fall

    Last month saw NASDAL – the National Association of Specialist Dental Accountants and Lawyers – hold its annual press conference;… Read more

    April 9, 2021 / indepth

  • Turn on the tap

    In 1957, the ‘Fluorine Consultative Council’ convened in Dublin for the first of 15 meetings, culminating in its recommendation the… Read more

    April 9, 2021 / indepth

  • Dental CPD takes flight

    If you’re a dental registrant, NHS Education for Scotland (NES) provides a host of Continuing Professional Development opportunities for you.… Read more

    April 9, 2021 / indepth

  • Long-serving LDC secretary retires

    Lanarkshire Local Dental Committee is saddened to be losing the services of its longest-serving secretary, Maggie Fulton, after more than… Read more

    April 9, 2021 / indepth

  • Obituary: Alexander Barr Littlejohn

    In February our industry saw the loss of a truly inspirational and innovative leader. Alex Littlejohn pushed the boundaries of… Read more

    April 9, 2021 / indepth

  • The role of the dental therapist post-COVID-19

    Kyle Anderson

    The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating effect on the delivery of health services across the board. Dentistry is trying… Read more

    April 9, 2021 / indepth

  • The future of NHS dentistry

    “In this pandemic, we’ve all been faced with the stark consequences of health inequalities,” said Professor Cynthia Pine, Professor of… Read more

    April 9, 2021 / indepth

  • Gap year

    More than 1,250 dental and dental hygiene/therapy graduates enter the workforce every year, from UK and Irish dental schools. But… Read more

    April 9, 2021 / indepth

  • Get into the habit – of ‘stacking’

    Back, shoulder and neck pain are common occurrences within the dental profession and, if they aren’t addressed, can be debilitating… Read more

    March 29, 2021 / indepth

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