Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is a monthly, peer reviewed journal that reconnects practicing dental hygienists with the nation's leading educators and researchers
Supporting Oral Health in Patients With Breast Cancer
Dental hygienists play a vital role in helping these patients
maintain their oral health.
Tips for Administering the Inferior Alveolar Nerve Block
Providing sufficient pain control to patients is critical to dental
Understanding the Correlation
While the relationship is not known to be causal, the presence of periodontal
inflammation may impact the cognitive degeneration associated
with Alzheimer’s disease.
The Importance of Health Literacy
Patients with low health literacy need targeted interventions to
support successful treatment outcomes.
October celebrates National Dental Hygiene Month, and this issue of Dimensions presents a variety of articles that will help clinicians reach their full potential this and every month. Oral health professionals are invited to reflect on their professional journey alongside Editor in Chief Jill Rethman. Features on instrumentation, root caries, and technological advances are also included, as are continuing education courses on treating patients who have gluten allergies, have survived a stroke, or are autistic. We also explore ways to ensure long-term implant success. Enjoy reading the latest issue of Dimensions between the spooks and the treats of the season!Read more...
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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.
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