Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is a monthly, peer reviewed journal that reconnects practicing dental hygienists with the nation's leading educators and researchers
Strategies for the Safe Treatment of Cardiovascular Patients
As the prevalence of heart disease grows, dental hygienists must be aware of its implications for dental care.
See the Signs
Oral health professionals need to be aware of the symptoms of domestic violence and understand how to effectively assist victims.
Skip the Sugary Drinks
Consuming sugar-sweetened beverages causes a multitude of oral and systemic health problems.
The Evolution of Air Polishing
This dynamic technique is a helpful addition to the dental hygiene armamentarium.
February marks National Children's Dental Health Month, during which time the importance of helping instill good oral hygiene habits in this patient population is highlighted. In order to help deliver the highest level of quality care to these patients, this issue of Dimensions of Dental Hygiene has extensive content focused on this subgroup—from fluoride to sealants to preventing tongue trauma from metal water bottle use. In addition, be sure to check out the four CE articles—three of which focus on the latest developments in periodontics and one that explains the dangers of tickborne diseases. This issue of Dimensions is one you are sure to love! Read more...
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Barbara Nordquist Honored for Exceptional Service to the American Dental Education Association
Knock Tobacco Out of the Park
3M ESPE Dental Named Most Innovative for a Decade Running More...
Global celebrations for a 'Smile for life' on World Oral Health Day
ADA Golden Apple Awards Recognize Success of Dental Societies
America’s Toothfairy Awards $170,000 In Grants To Children’s Oral Health Programs
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Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is pleased to announce the creation of an exciting, interactive online mentoring program for dental hygienists. Sponsored through an educational grant from Sunstar Americas, accessing a mentor has never been easier.To access a mentor, click here.
In this Sunstar E-Brief, two dental hygienists who are practicing orofacial myofunctional therapists (OMT) help shed light on this disorder and approaches to care. Read more...
The new Ask the Expert column features answers to your most pressing clinical questions provided by Dimensions' online panel of key opinion leaders.Click here to meet the experts and submit your question. If you would like to pose a question on a topic other than those listed, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.