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Best Practices for Pediatric Dental Radiography

Clinicians need to be prudent when recommending X-rays, adhere to strict safety standards, and use proper technique when utilizing radiography in children.
By Johan Aps, DDS, MSc, MSc, PhD

Improve Oral Health During Pregnancy

Receiving professional dental care during pregnancy is critical to maintaining oral health.
By Jennifer L. Brame, RDH, MS

Reducing Muscle Workload

The use of cordless handpieces may help dental hygienists mitigate their risk of musculoskeletal disorders.
By Gayle B. McCombs, RDH, MS, and Daniel M. Russell, PhD

Reducing the Use of Hospital Emergency Departments for Dental Care

New strategies are needed to ensure vulnerable children receive preventive and routine oral health care services.
By Romesh P. Nalliah, DDS

What the Evidence Says About Fluoride Varnish

The effectiveness of fluoride varnish in preventing caries is the focus of this practical review.
By Ryan L. Quock, DDS
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