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Our online dental ethics and law CPD will help you to work through some of the situations that members face everyday as well as earning you 5 hours of verifiable CPD.
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Can I charge a patient for a copy of their dental records?
Protecting patient data
Avoiding criticism over dental charges and exemptions
Dangers of automatic templates in electronic records
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Dealing with dental complaints
Dealing with the media
GDC Fitness to Practise procedures
Writing a dento-legal report
How much detail should I include in a patient's records?
Claim for alleged inappropriate treatment defended
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