This Month’s Features
Clinicians should be familiar with safe application techniques, contraindications, and possible adverse reactions for this common pain management modality.
From caries prevention to managing dentinal hypersensitivity, dairy sources can help patients improve their oral health.
Taking basic precautions can help protect patients and dental teams from the cross-transmission of emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases.
While a recent study raised doubts regarding fluoride safety, a closer look reveals significant limitations.
As patients continue to demand whiter teeth, new in-office bleaching techniques help make positive outcomes easier than ever.
Explicit (conscious) and implicit (unconscious) biases affect providers’ understanding, actions, communication, and treatment decisions.
Effective risk assessment is key to changing patient behavior and understanding patients.
While implant therapy is a feasible option in patients with this metabolic disorder, oral health professionals need to consider a variety of factors before moving forward.
What happens when more than 1,000 dental hygiene professionals from over 30 countries gather in Brisbane, Australia?
Ask the Expert
Is the use of soft tissue diode lasers by dental hygienists considered the standard of care in the treatment of periodontally involved patients (eg, to reduce the number of colony-forming units of pathogenic bacteria in pockets)?
Products and Services
A listing of featured products.
Newsline + Industry Info
After completing an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene degree from Kalamazoo Valley Community College in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and earning a Bachelor of Science degree from Siena Heights University in Adria, Michigan, Tiffany Burns, RDH, BS, knew she wanted to work with underserved patients.
Given demand for esthetic procedures, identifying effective and case-appropriate tooth whitening technologies can help patients achieve their whitest smiles.
Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is pleased to announce the addition of two new experts to its online “Ask the Expert” forum.
Each month, Newsline will feature some of our most active Dimensions of Dental Hygiene’s Brand Ambassadors.