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Find a wealth of expert guidance and practical advice to help you practise with confidence. Everything from safeguarding to consent, writing reports to investigations.
Dental care professionals must renew their GDC registration and pay the annual retention fee (ARF) by 31 July 2019.
Most dental professionals will receive a complaint from a patient at some time in their career, so understanding why they occur is vital.
A DDU member asked for advice around their obligations to a patient who wanted treatment overseas.
The DDU advised an associate member after her practice owners asked her not to tell patients that she was leaving.
Effective communication is an essential part of the practice of dentistry. It can help improve both clinician and patient satisfaction and also help reduce the risk of complaints.
They are the basis for effective patient care and have an important dento-legal purpose - but what makes good dental records, and what else do dental professionals need to consider?
New guidance on safeguarding vulnerable adults and children has been published by Public Health England
They are the basis for effective patient care and have an important dento-legal purpose - but what makes good dental records?
Despite the perceived fears hanging over the heads of dental professionals, there are positives to be taken from the improvements in the climate in which they work.
Respect for personal autonomy is an important principle in modern dental practice. But if the patient needs extra support, you may need to involve their relative or carer.