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Response to HPV vaccination decision

The British Association of Dental Nurses, the UK’s professional association for dental nurses, joined the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) and other prominent dental associations in condemning...
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Volunteering trip to Zambia

International dental charity Dentaid has launched a new volunteering opportunity for dental professionals in the beautiful country of Zambia.
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Big smile world record

It is official! Guinness World Records has verified that the University of Glasgow’s Dental School, sponsored by the British Endodontic Society, successfully created the world’s biggest ever smile...
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Advice issued on conflicts of interest

The General Dental Council has joined eight other regulators in signing a joint statement following the NHS’ publication of guidance on how to manage conflicts of interest.
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CDO at the BDIA Showcase

BDIA Dental Showcase, the UK’s largest dental event, is working with the Office of the Chief Dental Officer England (OCDO), to promote and raise awareness of a range of oral health campaigns and directives...
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Latest CPD

Understanding HPV

Approximately 80 per cent of people will contract the human papillomavirus (HPV) at some time in their lives. The established causal link between HPV and cancer, along with a significant rise in HPV-driven...
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Peri-implantitis: spreading the word

A “time bomb” is how one leading surgeon described peri-implantitis in 2014. With an increasing numbers of patients choosing implants as a solution for missing teeth, dentists will be seeing more cases...
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Suitable for: Dental Nurses

Stopping pathogens in their tracks

Core Topic: Disinfection and Decontamination

Preventing the spread of infection is a number one priority for dental practices, not only to be compliant with HTM 01-05 but also, importantly, to protect both patients and staff from the dangers of exposure...
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Employment law myths

Core Topic: Legal/Ethical Issues

Management mistakes in the workplace can lead to costly litigation, loss of management time and bad publicity.
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