• BDA challenges GDC’s financial case

    As the ARF comes to a close, the assocation adds further criticism of the regulator’s consultation Read more

    September 5, 2014 / editorial

  • BDA disappointed but not surprised at GDC response

    PEC chairman says association will be “exploring options” with its lawyers Read more

    August 13, 2014 / editorial

  • Quality assured

    As the National Clinical Lead for Quality, Jason Leitch is leading the drive to improve the standard of healthcare in scotland. Here, he tells Tim Power why the dental industry needs to be proactive in achieving this aim Read more

    December 22, 2011 / editorial

  • Conscious issues on sedation

    General anaesthesia may be a thing of the past in dental practice but anxious patients aren’t. Aldo Ceresa looks at the alternatives Read more

    October 18, 2011 / editorial

  • Regulation in the spotlight

    Opinions on over-regulation, peer review and skill-mix in dental practice were discussed at the latest round table evening Read more

    June 30, 2011 / editorial

  • Pins and needles

    Acupuncture has been practised for thousands of years, yet it’s only recently that dentists have realised how it can help their patients. Tom Thayer explains a few of the therapy’s applications Read more

    October 14, 2010 / editorial