Author Archives: mprebble

New member benefit is launched

  BADT members now receive online access to the Dental Update publication.  Dental Update publishes postgraduate articles covering new and established clinical treatment. All articles are peer reviewed, offering subscribers an unbiased and professional platform for continuing professional development and education in the UK. All members will receive an email outlining login details.  To activate […]

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A word from Amanda Gallie “Let me introduce myself”

A big hello to all of you. For those who don’t know me here’s a potted CV: I’m Amanda and I’m a dental therapist, but I have been a wider DCP since 1990. I was a dental nurse and then a passionate dental hygienist and tutor; I became a dental therapist in 2012. I work […]

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  Pressure from national charity Heart Research UK has helped bring about a change in advice to dentists about giving antibiotics to heart patients undergoing dental treatment.   The victory comes after research, funded by the charity and healthcare provider Simplyhealth, showed that there had been an increase in cases of the life-threatening heart condition, […]

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