FGDP(UK) publishes new guidance on dementia-friendly dentistry

The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP(UK)) has published new guidance on the practice of dentistry for patients with dementia. With around 850,000 people in the UK with the condition – 5% of the population – the Faculty says that dental professionals need to understand it, and adapt their patient management and clinical decisions […]

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Thunderclap for Mouth Cancer Action Month!

Social media is an easy way to say something, but it’s a difficult way to be heard. Millions of messages are posted everyday so it’s easy for something to fall in the forest. That’s why the Oral Health Foundation is asking for your help – to create a giant Thunderclap and help raise important awareness […]

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The General Dental Council publishes a suite of support materials for Enhanced CPD

The General Dental Council (GDC) has published a series of guidance documents and templates for dental professionals, ahead of the launch of enhanced continued professional development (ECPD) next year. ECPD is the first step in a longer-term reform of CPD to move to a system based on quality of CPD activity rather than quantity. ECPD […]

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