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Professional Journal Articles

Radiography Revelations

How the use of panoramic radiography may help identify calcified carotid artery atheromas. Kalid Aziz, DDS, MS, Lucinda Lyon, RDH, DDS, EdD, and David Thornton, DDS. Published December 2012 in Dimensions of Dental Hygiene.  Read More »

Professional Journal Articles

The First Line of Defense

Dental hygienists play an important role in recognizing the signs antiresorptive agent-induced osteonecrosis of the jaw. Leslie Ann W. Mallory, RDH, MS, Susan Lynn Tolle, BSDH, MS, and W. Lee Melvin, DMD. Published March 2013 in Dimensions of Dental Hygiene.  Read More »

Professional Journal Articles

What the Future Holds

While advancements in science and technology are transforming the face of dental hygiene practice, the patient populations seeking oral care services are also undergoing significant change. Ann Eshenaur Spolarich, RDH, PhD. Published April 2013 in Dimensions of Dental Hygiene.  Read More »

Professional Journal Articles

Symptom Management

Simple strategies to address the oral complications of the seven most common chronic medical conditions faced by older adults. Tabitha Tavoc, RHD, PhD. Published July 2013 in Dimensions of Dental Hygiene.  Read More »