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Increase Your Understanding of Precision Dentistry

The ultimate goal of precision dentistry is to provide patients with accurate and timely diagnoses and improve treatment and outcomes. This individualized therapy plan is poised to positively impact treatment planning, care delivery, and…

Test Your Knowledge on Ultrasonics

Clinicians should become well versed in the differences in techniques when using magnetostrictive and piezoelectric devices. While these devices are similar, understanding how to use them properly is integral to achieving ideal outcomes.…

How Much Do You Know About Personal Protective Equipment?

Personal protective equipment (PPE) is a crucial component of preventing disease transmission in the dental setting. When appropriate PPE is selected and used as intended, it prevents patient body fluids and operative debris from contacting…

Test Your Knowledge on Birth Outcomes and Oral Health

Although optimal oral health is critical to the overall health of pregnant women and their babies, maternal oral health is often overlooked during prenatal care. As untreated maternal oral conditions can be a major risk factor for health…

How Much Do You Know About Gingival Recession?

Clinicians must be familiar with the diagnosis and procedures for controlling gingival recession, as it is a common clinical condition. Read on to evaluate how much you know about strategies for the diagnosis and treatment of gingival…

Boost Your Skills on Topical Anesthesia

Ensuring patient comfort during dental hygiene procedures is a must to guarantee a pleasant dental experience. For this reason, clinicians need to be familiar with soft-tissue anesthesia options. Read on to test your understanding of…

Up Your Knowledge on the Dental Endoscope

Clinicians are using the dental endoscope to assist with the removal of subgingival calculus, and with good reason. The subgingival viewing system is effective in both dental hygiene and periodontal treatment. Read on to test your knowledge…

What Do You Know About Supporting Implant Health?

While myriad factors can threaten the success of implant therapy, implementing maintenance strategies may support positive outcomes. Read on to see how much you know about preventing implant complications.