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The dento-legal implications for dentists and students during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Rising rates of oral cancer over recent years mean it's more important than ever to be on the lookout for possible signs.
DDU member Ann Varghese reflects on how she made the most of her experience as a dental student and how it feels to begin her new career at such an uncertain moment for the profession.
DDU member Ann Varghese reflects on her experience as a student and how it feels to begin her career at such an uncertain moment for the profession.
DDU members now get free access to a 24-hour confidential health and wellbeing helpline.
DDU council member Professor Simon Harvey looks at the clerical and medico-legal aspects of radiological referrals.