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FGDP(UK) says oral cancer fight hangs in the balance as JCVI defers decision on HPV

The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP(UK)) has cautiously welcomed the deferral of a decision on whether to recommend the HPV vaccination to boys, but says the fight against the increasing prevalence of oral cancer hangs in the balance.

Published: 17/11/2017

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Invibio investing to accelerate innovation for medical device companies

Invibio Biomaterial Solutions has implemented a series of investments to help achieve the best possible clinical outcomes and lower total healthcare costs, a challenge faced by both the medical profession and industry, including medical device companies, globally. By assisting medical device companies to change the way they develop new products Invibio is focused on accelerating the time-to-market of new innovations. To deliver on this and provide greater clinical efficacies, the company has invested in clinical-study expertise, component manufacturing facilities and component testing. The innovator of implantable Peek-Optima polymer is also launching a new website that efficiently provides information on materials and applications to OEMs and Health Care Professionals (HCPs), and a comprehensive journal with further scientific information and clinical evidence.

Published: 17/11/2017

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Join The Botox Revolution

Dr Harry Singh’s Botox Training Company is offering dentists the chance to scope out business opportunities in facial aesthetics at an exclusive networking event, The Botox Revolution, aboard the London Eye on 29th January.

Published: 17/11/2017

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Practice Plan’s hidden cash spreads some joy at Dental Showcase

The feel-good factor came to the BDIA Dental Showcase, one of the biggest shows in the dental calendar, thanks to a campaign by Practice Plan to inspire good deeds.  

Published: 14/11/2017

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'Abject failure' from government driving child hospital admissions

The British Dental Association has responded to figures from the Faculty of Dental Surgery (FDS) at The Royal College of Surgeons suggesting the number of children under the age of 10 needing hospital treatment because of tooth decay is twice as high as those needing care for broken arms. 

Published: 14/11/2017

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New research reveals spiralling costs are causing mouth cancer survivors serious stress and anxiety

Spiralling costs of ongoing healthcare placed on mouth cancer survivors are leaving them with severe levels of anxiety and stress, research from a leading charity has discovered. 

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Published: 14/11/2017

Sheffield’s Dental Charity Ball 2017

Now in its third year, Sheffield’s 2017 Dental Charity Ball is to be hosted at The Mecure, St Pauls Hotel and Spa on the 24th of November.

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Published: 01/11/2017

BDIA Dental Showcase goes from strength to strength as thousands flock to the NEC

Over 9,000 dental professionals attended BDIA Dental Showcase 2017, which took place at the NEC in Birmingham on the 19-21 October.

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Published: 27/10/2017

Dental regulator removes dentist from register

The General Dental Council (GDC) has removed a dentist from the register of dental professionals for multiple failings involving wide-ranging cross-infection control, standard of care to patients and record keeping.

 

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Published: 25/10/2017

Dental charities launch joint fundraising appeal

Leading dental charities Bridge2Aid and Dentaid have launched a joint fundraising campaign to ensure more vulnerable people around the world can access dental care.

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Published: 23/10/2017

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