August, 2016

Newly funded research project aimed at improving dental outcomes of smokers

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A team led by Professor Heiko Spallek, from the University of Sydney’s Faculty of Dentistry, and Brad Rindal from HealthPartners Institute in Minneapolis, will research the effects of computerised clinical-decision-support (CDS) systems on smoking-cessation interventions by dentists and dental hygienists. Smoking […]

‘Selfies’ can help people brush up on our tooth-brushing ability

A small pilot study published in the Indian Journal of Dental Research has found that recording smart phone video ‘selfies’ of tooth-brushing can help people improve their tooth-brushing skills. Tooth-brushing helps avert preventable oral diseases, such as tooth decay and […]

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