Dimensions of Dental Hygiene is a monthly, peer reviewed journal that reconnects practicing dental hygienists with the nation's leading educators and researchers
Managing Medical Emergencies
Dental team members need to be prepared to handle a variety
of emergencies during the provision of routine dental care.
Simple Solutions for Breath Malodor
A thorough understanding of the pathogenesis of breath
malodor, as well as strategies for its assessment and
management arm clinicians with the tools needed to address
this common problem.
Deliver Culturally Competent Care
Clinicians can improve their quality of care by learning how
cultural perceptions impact patient health.
Oral Health Goes High Tech
Social media can aid clinical efforts by helping patients
comply with treatment regimens.
December marks the season for Dimensions of Dental Hygiene's annual "Six Dental Hygienists You Want to Know" feature. Scroll down to find out which dental hygiene leaders have been honored for their outstanding contributions to the profession. This month's journal also offers a chance to catch up on continuing education (CE) units by offering four CE articles exploring the connection between rheumatoid arthritis and periodontitis, treating patients with HIV/AIDS, the association between periodontal diseases and pregnancy, and minimizing medication risks in pregnant patients. We wish you the happiest of holidays and a wonderful New Year! 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.
In this Sunstar E-Brief, two dental hygienists who are practicing orofacial myofunctional therapists (OMT) help shed light on this disorder and approaches to care. 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 email@example.com.