Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is a monthly, peer reviewed journal that reconnects practicing dental hygienists with the nation's leading educators and researchers
Oral Cancer Detection
Dental hygienists play a unique role in early cancer detection
by routinely providing examinations and educating patients
about self-examination and risk factors.
Treating Patients With Fibromyalgia
Implementing patient management strategies and oral
self-care modifications will help this population maintain
their oral health.
Caring for the LGBT Community
Providing culturally appropriate treatment is key to improving
access to care and health outcomes in lesbian, gay, bisexual,
Oral Health Risks in Athletes
While athletes are in prime physical condition, they may be at
increased risk for bruxism, dental erosion, and xerostomia.
Summer is hot and this issue has everything you need to stay cool, collected, and informed in regard to the latest trends in dental hygiene. From caries prevalence in American Indians and Native Alaskan populations to digital technology to ultrasonics to hypersensitivity, Dimensions of Dental Hygiene shares information you'll want to know. Also, earn as you learn: there are 4 CE opportunities below on topics comprising treating patients with hearing impairment, 3D printing, nonsurgical periodontal therapy, and silver diamine fluoride. Read more...
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UofL provides comprehensive dental care for people living with HIV 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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