This Month’s Features
Pain Management in Patient-Centered Care
Mastering the art of dental anesthesia helps support the highest levels of patient-centered care.
Activated Irrigation in Endodontics
Compared to traditional methods, activating endodontic irrigant allows more thorough disinfection of the root canal system. While ultrasonics is a chief focus of study, the literature also supports laser-activation technologies.
Conservative Restoration of a Maxillary Central Incisor With Severe Crown Dilaceration
Treating a maxillary crown dilaceration often involves multidisciplinary care, including orthodontic, surgical, endodontic and restorative therapies.
CE Sponsored by Colgate P4 Medicine’s Paradigm for Periodontal Health
The concept of P4 medicine — participation, prediction, prevention and personalization — offers new tools to manage the various stages of periodontal disease.
Guidelines for Biopsy of Oral Mucosal Lesions
Not all innocuous-looking oral mucosal lesions are benign and a histopathological exam is the best tool for establishing a definitive diagnosis.
Review of the Efficacy of Immediate Implants
An examination of the current science supporting immediate placement of dental implants.
Practical Approaches to Dental Unit Water Management
The proper management of dental unit water systems will help ensure the provision of safe care.
Corporate Health Care Determinants
An article in The Wall Street Journal details plans by a number of large corporations to choose the physicians to be included in their health care plans with the stated goals of improving patient outcomes and reducing health care costs.
At a Glance
Dentists Can Help Improve Maternal and Fetal Health
The release of a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report revealing racial disparities in pregnancy-related maternal deaths has reenergized calls to address health care disparities, particularly for non-Hispanic black women.
Products and Services
Dietary Acids Are a Chief Cause of Enamel Erosion
Help manage enamel erosion due to dietary acids with a specialist toothpaste.
OMNICHROMA from Tokuyama Dental
One-shade universal composite saves dentists time and money.
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