Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is a monthly, peer reviewed journal that reconnects practicing dental hygienists with the nation's leading educators and researchers
Reducing Stroke Risk
Improving periodontal health may also help prevent stroke.
The Oral Microbiome and the Risk of Lung Infection
Aspirating oral pathogens to the lower airway may cause
serious health implications for vulnerable patients.
Dental Care for Patients With Heart Disease
Current approaches to ensure the safe provision of oral health
services to individuals with hypertension and heart failure.
Evidence-Based Decision Making
When investigating ergonomic interventions, oral health
professionals should incorporate this important process to
increase the likelihood of success.
March comes in like a lion with this issue of Dimensions of Dental Hygiene. Springing with cutting-edge, evidence-based information, this month’s journal includes articles on fluoride use, digital radiography, and esthetics. We invite you to jump ahead on your continuing education (CE) units for 2015, as this issue offers the chance to earn up to 8 CE units on pertinent subject matter, including treating cardiovascular patients, recognizing the signs of domestic violence, understanding the complications of sugary drinks, and updating your knowledge of air polishing. Read more...
New SubscriptionRenew SubscriptionE-Newsletters
May 9, 2015: Learning Implant Dentistry for the Restorative Dentist
NYU Researchers Find Diabetes Perceptions Vary According to Risk Factors
The American Dental Association Welcomes Marcelo W. B. Araujo, DDS, MS, PhD, as Vice President of the Science Institute
Brasseler USA Introduces Refreshed Brand Identity
Dental Trade Alliance Foundation Accepting Applications For 2015 Grants
NYU College of Dentistry Partners with Columbia University on Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation Grant More...
View All News
Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is committed to the highest standards of professionalism, accuracy and integrity in our mission of education supporting oral health care professionals and those allied with the dental industry. Through our print and digital media platforms, continuing education activities, and events, we strive to deliver relevant, cutting-edge information designed to support the highest level of oral health care.
All practicing dental hygienists in the United States can receive a FREE subscription to Dimensions of Dental Hygiene.
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.
Difficult to detect and a chief cause of implant failure, peri-implantitis requires a swift response once it is diagnosed. 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.