Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is a monthly, peer reviewed journal that reconnects practicing dental hygienists with the nation's leading educators and researchers
Preparing for the Zika Virus
Oral health professionals need to remain up to date on
this viral epidemic so they can best protect themselves and
Improving Oral Health With School-Based Sealant Programs
Such programs can reduce the risk of dental caries, while
improving school attendance and decreasing Medicaid costs.
Reduce the Prevalence of Early Childhood Caries
While the expansion of Medicaid and the Children's
Health Insurance Program has improved utilization of
dental care, state disparities remain.
Minimize Amalgam Waste
Dental practices must follow best management practices to
ensure the safe handling and disposal of amalgam waste.
May is here, and we're saving you from a potential mayday in the seas of dental hygiene with a sea of learning opportunities. Periodontal maintenance, remineralization, periodontitis, and a focus on toothbrushes are just a few of the features included this issue. You'll also find four continuing education articles on such topics as supporting patients with cystic fibrosis, trends in the prevention of peri-implant disease, the role of sugar alcohols in caries, and management of deep caries.Read more...
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Difficult to detect and a chief cause of implant failure, peri-implantitis requires a swift response once it is diagnosed. Read more...
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