Using loupes and lights may help clinicians compensate for visual deficiencies and improve ergonomics, possibly increasing career longevity.
When the patient-clinician relationship is established and shared decision making is incorporated, patients are well prepared to meet their oral healthcare goals.
The skills and knowledge of this key dental team member are needed today more than ever before.
Research shows that both methods are equally effective in nonsurgical periodontal therapy.
Altering techniques to obtain diagnostic quality images in all patients—including children and those presenting with challenges—is key to the safe and effective capture of radiographs.
Illinois dental hygienists are disappointed over their exclusion in COVID-19 vaccine efforts.