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We need to talk about smoking

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Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV) has co-designed a program with oral health professionals to help them raise the issue of smoking with their patients. Smoking significantly increases the risk of developing oral cancer and periodontal disease, and the latest statistics […]

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 […]