Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is a monthly, peer reviewed journal that reconnects practicing dental hygienists with the nation's leading educators and researchers
Caring for Patients Who Abuse Methamphetamine
The nonmedical use of this drug significantly impacts oral
The Role of Occlusion In the Progression of Periodontal Diseases
Current data suggest that occlusal discrepancies and certain
types of occlusal contacts negatively impact periodontal health.
The Blended Approach to Instrumentation
The best patient outcomes are achieved through the
tandem use of ultrasonic and hand instrumentation.
Improve the View
The dental videoscope provides direct visualization of
nearly undetectable subgingival calculus deposits.
The October issue of Dimensions is anything but spooky! Rather, scroll down to find myriad articles on topics you’ll find devilishly delightful. From remineralization to air polishing to our annual Toothpaste Table, to four continuing education (CE) articles worth up to a combined total of 8 CE units, we are proud to deliver content that is relevant and engaging. This month’s CEs span the subjects of blood thinners to infection control to patient behavior modification to the two-stage injection technique. Happy reading! Read more...
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This publication provides the most up to date look at the foundational changes taking place in the dental hygiene profession. As the expanded role of dental hygienists becomes an increasingly popular topic, one thing is clear: dental hygienists can make a significant impact in addressing the access-to-care gap. Read more...
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