This Month’s Features
Dental hygienists must be prepared to achieve positive outcomes in periodontal maintenance patients.
Diet, lifestyle, and poor oral hygiene can tilt the scales toward demineralization, but many strategies are available to support remineralization.
This type of periodontitis can be devastating to patients and difficult to treat for clinicians.
Understanding the specific risk factors that affect these patients will help clinicians effectively manage their caries risk.
Dental professionals who are well versed in the etiologies and risk factors for peri-implantitis can help prevent implant failure.
This literature review examines the evidence regarding the effectiveness of sugar alcohols in preventing tooth decay.
Vital pulp therapy can be a useful option for treating severe caries in primary molars.
In my April Editor's Note, I wrote about renewal and how we need to embrace the changes taking place in dental hygiene.
Ask the Expert
I have a patient who is interested in tooth whitening—both in office and at-home. However, she has one porcelain laminate veneer on an anterior tooth. What should I recommend?
Products and Services
A listing of featured products.
Ensuring the Safety of Dental Unit Waterlines
Innovative Hand Protection Improves Clinician Efficiency
Dynamic Duo Delivers Effective Combo
Infection Control Lineup Offers Fast Acting Asepsis Solutions
Newsline + Industry Info
While the success rate of implant therapy remains high, the prevalence of implant related complications is on the rise.
Dimensions of Dental Hygiene, along with premier sponsor Colgate and supporting sponsor Patterson Dental, will present its seventh annual The Esther Wilkins Lifetime Achievement Award during the American Dental Hygienists' Association's 93rd Annual Session in Pittsburgh.
Sunstar America Inc recently revealed the winners of its fourth Annual Sunstar World Dental Hygienist Awards.