Coping with stress and sources of support

Where can dental professionals turn if work-related stress becomes unmanageable?

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Careering along

John Makin discusses how changes to CPD requirements present opportunities for lifelong learning and development.

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Handling patient complaints around BSA fines

How can you avoid patients complaining about BSA fines and blaming the practice for incorrect submissions?

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DDU and BSP periodontal e-learning

The British Society of Periodontology's Phil Ower and our very own Leo Briggs introduce our new e-learning resource.

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Settling into dental core training

Moving to a 'new home' at any point in your career can be daunting, so it can help to know how others dealt with the change. Chirag Mehta unpacks some advice from his early DCT days.

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First responder query

A DDU member questioned her role as an emergency first responder, and needed clarification on her responsibilities and priorities.

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Surgical emphysema during extraction

A DDU member faced a complaint after complications during extraction of a wisdom tooth.

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Enhancing your CPD

CPD helps keep your learning on an upward curve. With enhanced CPD on the horizon, John Makin looks at the background and details of the forthcoming changes to the GDC's requirements.

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Sedation training requirements

Examining the new guidance on training in dental conscious sedation.

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Write for us!

This is your journal, so why not write about the issues that matter to you?

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