MDDUS : Scottish Dental magazine

 

  • MDDUS Case Study: Slow Perio

    Mr K should have been offered smoking cessation advice and referred to a periodontist DAY ONE A 42-year-old long-term smoker…

    15 August, 2019 / mddus

  • Problem Patients come with greater risks

    MDDUS Case study Mr D, a young male adult patient, has a history of poor dental care. He had a…

    17 June, 2019 / mddus

  • MDDUS Case study: Instrument failure

    DAY ONE Mr Z attends the dental surgery of Ms J complaining of pain in a lower right tooth, 46.…

    11 April, 2019 / mddus

  • MDDUS CASE STUDY: Permanent nerve injury

    DAY ONE Mr T attends his dental surgery complaining of pain in his lower left canine tooth. The dentist –…

    12 February, 2019 / mddus

  • MDDUS CASE STUDY: Crown Claim

    DAY ONE Mr K is a 32-year-old sales manager and attends the dental surgery dissatisfied with the appearance of a…

    18 December, 2018 / mddus

  • MDDUS case study: supervised neglect

    Day one A 53-year-old man – Mr T – attends his dental surgery for an emergency appointment with swelling in…

    3 October, 2018 / mddus

  • Grinding patient makes veneers claim

    Paul, a 54-year-old patient attends a dental clinic wanting to improve the appearance of his smile and consults with one…

    10 April, 2017 / mddus

  • The price of the sound of music

    The Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland (MDDUS) has moved to clarify the situation around music being played in…

    6 April, 2017 / mddus

  • Profession and industry reacts to GDC proposals

    The British Dental Association (BDA) has cautiously welcomed the GDC’s new reform plans, saying that it will study the proposals…

    27 January, 2017 / mddus

  • Recordings advice

    Scots dentists have been advised to avoid confrontational or defensive reactions to patients who covertly record their consultation. Defence organisation…

    29 September, 2015 / mddus

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