Professional and personal conduct – what’s expected?

Dental nurse registration with the General Dental Council gives rights and privileges but also responsibilities and obligations. Andrew Collier shines a light on what this means for the dental nurse...


The COSHH principles

Jo Russell considers some key components when collating Control of Substances Hazardous to Health files in dental practices...


The ABCDE approach

Recognition and treatment of the acutely ill patient, by Phil Jevon...


When a patient complains

In the second of the two-part CPD paper, David Croser offers readers a checklist to help keep the management of complaints in-house...


When a patient complains

In the first of a two-part CPD paper, David Croser considers why patients complain and how the dental team should respond...


Preventing the spread of contagious diseases

Peter Bacon, technical director at Dentisan, teaches readers about the challenges of combatting the most contagious infectious diseases in the dental practice...


The truth about confidentiality

Kelly Henderson discusses ‘the cornerstone of all good relationships and good dental practice’ in this CPD article ...


Raising concerns – you and your colleagues

Glenys Bridges considers the who, what, why, where and when ...


Protecting vulnerable groups

Linda Walker considers this important topic in relation to General Dental Council (GDC) Standards and the introduction of GDPR...


What is modern slavery?

Practice policy and your role in the protection of adults vulnerable to an integral part of organised crime...


Fluoride – a guide for dental nurses

Christine MacLeavy considers the effective application of fluoride varnish in this peer-reviewed CPD article...


Use of clinical photography in dentistry

Kelly Henderson considers how photography as a dental record can aid your practice, clinical skills and become your indisputable evidence should you need it....

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