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A new patient in her early 30s attended for a check-up. A routine radiograph revealed caries under the amalgam filling… Read more
Imaging is essential in endodontics. Traditionally, X-rays (radiographs) have been used and more recently cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) is… Read more
This article is the first in a series that aims to introduce the modern-day dental practitioner to evidence-based dentistry (EBD).… Read more
Gingival swellings are one of the most frequently encountered lesions in the oral cavity 1. Many different conditions can present as… Read more
Short and extra-short implants are a powerful tool in oral implantology these days 1. The use of these implants facilitates the… Read more
A narrow diameter implant is an implant with a diameter less than 3.75mm and is clinically indicated to replace maxillary… Read more
The use of silver-based compounds as antimicrobial agents has been well-documented and common practice for more than 100 years in… Read more
We are all too aware that mouth cancer is on the rise. More and more cases are being diagnosed every… Read more
I’ve been teaching in the area of child protection and dentistry for approximately eight years and completed a masters by… Read more
In 2011, the Scottish Dental Clinical Effectiveness Programme (SDCEP) published clinical guidance on the Oral Health Management of Patients Prescribed… Read more
A visitor to the biennial International Dental Show (IDS) held in Cologne in March this year could have been mistaken… Read more
The anatomy of the apical foramen changes with age as root formation has yet to be completed when teeth erupt.… Read more
In the first part of this article we looked at the medical and dental history, radiographic examination and diagnosis of… Read more