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Silver diamine fluoride: a practical guide

Louis Mackenzie, Head Dental Officer at Denplan, reviews the use of silver diamine fluoride for caries management. The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent limitations on the use of aerosol generating procedures has renewed interest in the…
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October 15, 2020
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Six reasons to switch to glass ionomers

In light of the EU’s phase-out of amalgam fillings and patients increasingly demanding safer, more environmentally-friendly restorations, clinicians now need to look for an effective, long-lasting, mercury-free alternative. Let’s take a look at glass ionomers…
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March 12, 2019
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The amalgam phase down

Amalgam has been used in dentistry for over 150 years and remains a durable, safe and cost-effective solution for dental restorations. However, amalgam is a combination of metals including up to 50% liquid mercury and…
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March 12, 2019
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The solution to a sensitive problem

Sometimes we all find our teeth can feel a little sensitive, but for some people dental sensitivity is a chronic condition they’ve been putting up with for years. Undiagnosed or untreated it’s a condition that…
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March 4, 2019