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30 January 2018
Recognise your technical limits when performing root canal treatment and be prepared to refer patients if necessary.
25 January 2018
The dental team varies according to the needs of the patient.
23 January 2018
Seeking patient consent to disclose any information about them is part of your legal and professional duty of confidentiality, and is key to your relationship of trust with your patient.
22 January 2018
Complaints and claims for clinical negligence can arise many years after treatment and, in the absence of records, it may be difficult or impossible to defend an allegation successfully.
The GDC's role is to protect patients and set high standards of dental practice and conduct through statutory registration.
If you are a dental professional in charge of a team, the GDC expects you to demonstrate effective management and leadership skills.
19 January 2018
There are many third parties who may request confidential patient information from dental professionals or with whom you may wish to share such information.
Before releasing information about a patient to a third party, you must obtain the patient's permission, save in exceptional circumstances.
Good interpersonal skills have never been more important for dental professionals.
18 January 2018
Communication is a two-way process.