February/March 2016 Archive

Dublin Dental University Hospital

Gallery of staff and students.

The complete dentist

The demands on today's dental students – and dental educators – are high, but Dean of the Dublin Dental University Hospital Professor Brian O'Connell feels that the future is bright.

Cork University Dental School and Hospital 2016

Gallery of staff and students.

Ahead of the curve

Cork University Dental School and Hospital (CUDSH) works hard to stay ahead of the educational and technological needs of its students.

A matter of record

President of the Irish Dental Association Dr Anne Twomey introduces a special feature on the state of dental education in 2016.

GP Committee 2016

At its Annual General Meeting in Croke Park on January 30, the newly appointed GP Committee took office.

Consensus on periodontal health

A group of oral health professionals met with a team from Johnson & Johnson in Dublin last year to advise on the topic of ‘Improving the periodontal health of the Irish population – prevention and treatment’.

An in vivo evaluation of the fit of zirconium-oxide-based, ceramic single crowns with vertical and horizontal finish line preparations

Different types of tooth preparations influence the marginal precision of zirconium-oxide-based ceramic single crowns.

Performance of fluorescence-based methods for detecting and quantifying smooth-surface caries lesions in primary teeth: an in vitro study

Although smooth-surface caries can be subjectively assessed by visual inspection, quantitative methods would improve the monitoring of these lesions.

The Tennessee study: factors affecting treatment outcome and healing time following nonsurgical root canal treatment

To determine factors that may influence treatment outcome and healing time following root canal treatment.