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Dental professionals face dento-legal and ethical challenges every day. With our expert guidance from fellow professionals you can practise with confidence.
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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.
Dealing with dental complaints
Indemnity declaration to the GDC
Can I delete an entry from a patient's records at their request?
Fixed versus removable appliances
A question of consent
Dealing with the media
A letter from the GDC
Writing a dento-legal report
MHRA warns dental professionals against purchasing poor quality equipment
Can I charge a patient for a copy of their dental records?
GDC Fitness to Practise procedures
Can a dental hygienist prescribe tooth whitening treatments?
GDC to introduce case examiners as part of fitness to practise reforms
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FREE to members. Real-life scenarios. 5 CPD Points.
In collaboration with HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), the DDU has developed an e-learning tutorial for dentists.
Dento-legal advice for the whole dental team
Our regular publication which features real case histories and topical articles on a range of dento-legal subjects.
Over 130 years of guiding our members
Over 30,000 members called us for medico-legal and dento-legal advice last year alone.
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