Mon.Nov 22, 2021

Should dental x-rays be used to assess age of migrant children?

Dr. Bicuspid

Dental x-rays should not be used to estimate the age of unaccompanied children who arrive at the U.S. southwestern border seeking asylum, according to a commentary published on November 20 in the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

The importance of documentation for every dentist

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Jennifer Murphy, DDS, FAGD. The title of this article probably brings up a “duh” or “obviously” comment as we all know documentation and maintaining good dental records are important. However, are you really documenting well enough?


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How to Write a Killer Instagram Bio for Your Dental Clinic

Oral Health Group

Choosing a dentistry clinic is quite a responsible task for people and their kids. They usually read all relevant reviews, learn the ranges of services, their prices, the doctor qualifications and so on.

Serving as a bridge to the Nashville community


ASDA believes giving back to our communities is a key part of the dental student experience and as future dental practitioners. Over the next three weeks, we’re going to explore how dental students are making a significant impact in their local communities.


Antibiotic Resistance Grows in COVID-19 Era

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

As healthcare systems across the world struggled to effectively treat patients with COVID-19 with little data to go on, the use of antibiotics and other antimicrobials surged, leading to a dangerous rise in antibiotic resistance.


How to Get Your Dental Office to the First Page of Google

Best Online Marketing Companies for Dentists

As a dental practice today, you understand the importance of making it to the first page of Google. You want to be discovered by prospective patients, and Google is part of the gateway to making that happen.

How Soon Should I Get a Crown After a Root Canal?

Phoenix Endodontist

It seems that our schedules continue to get busier these days and are full of activities that need to be accomplished, particularly this time of year.

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Message from the ADA President


In an effort to keep people informed of what is going on in the world of the American Dental Association, I've decided to use today's post to highlight the first notification that I've received from the new ADA president, Dr. Cesar Sabates.


Can’t Stop Seeing White Spots? Focus on Prevention


The post Can’t Stop Seeing White Spots? Focus on Prevention appeared first on 3M Dental Blog. EMEA (ONLY) Homepage Featured - EMEA Practice Management Direct Restorations

J Clin Periodontol. 2021 Nov 10. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.13511. Online ahead of print. Efficacy of rehabilitation of stage IV periodontitis patients with full-arch fixed prostheses: Tooth-supported versus Implant-supported-A systematic review Cristiano Tomasi 1 , Jean-Pierre Albouy 2 , Dennis Schaller 1 , Renata Camino Navarro 2 , Jan Derks 1 Affiliations PMID: 34761430 DOI: 10.1111/jcpe.13511 Abstract Objectives: To evaluate the efficacy of implant-supported in comparison to tooth-supported full-arch prostheses in patients with stage IV periodontitis. Materials and methods: Systematic electronic search (CENTRAL/MEDLINE/SCOPUS) up to March 2020 was conducted to identify randomized controlled trials and cohort-like studies comparing/evaluating fixed full-arch rehabilitation on teeth or implants in patients with stage IV periodontitis. The primary outcome measure was loss of teeth/implants and restorations. Data extraction was performed to create evidence tables, and meta-analyses were carried out as appropriate. Res

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J Clin Periodontol. 2021 Nov 10. Online ahead of print. Abstract Objectives: To evaluate the efficacy of implant-supported in comparison to tooth-supported full-arch prostheses in patients with stage IV periodontitis.