December 1, 2016Oral Health and Dental Management for the Pregnant and Lactating Patient
This course will present the oral manifestations that may be encountered in pregnancy. Many myths re…
November 15, 2016YOU, ME AND H.PYLORI: Gastrointestinal Diseases and Their Dental Implications
Chronic gastric disorders are some of the most common systemic diseases encountered in our patients.
October 10, 2016Fighting Dental Caries and Beyond
This course will cover the caries process over time including the Caries Continuum including the imp…
September 20, 2016The Art and Science of Mechanically Controlling Plaque
Our goal is to inform about the process of oral hygiene and to arm pharmacists with an understanding…
September 15, 2016Anatomy of Toothpaste Exposed
This program will provide participants with an insight view of toothpaste. It will include a overvie…
July 5, 2016Oral Malodor: A Review of Key principles
This presentation will provide an examination and diagnosis of oral malodor including a comprehensiv…
July 1, 2016Heart Disease: The #1 Killer!
This course will look at risk factors for, and strategies for the prevention of, heart disease.
July 1, 2016Oral health and pulmonary disease
Recent research suggests an association between poor oral health status and pulmonary diseases such…
October 3, 2016 | NewsFDA grants accelerated approval to first drug for Duchenne muscular dystrophy
SILVER SPRING, Maryland, USA: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Exondys 51 (eteplirsen) injection, the first drug approved to treat patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). Exondys 51 …read article
September 29, 2016 | NewsEffect of medicines on the environment: FIP issues policy statement on the role of pharmacists
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: Pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists must take responsibility for mitigating the environmental consequences of medicines, the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) says. A recently released official policy statement adopted …read article
October 7, 2016 | ClinicalDiclofenac, dexamethasone or laser phototherapy? Part I
NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) are the best sold pharmaceuticals ever. The short-term effects on pain and inflammation are obvious and valuable. The long-term effects, however, have been questioned and this …read article
October 7, 2016 | ClinicalInfection control in dentistry has never been more essential
Demand for dental treatment has been increasing in recent years as people have become more aware of their oral health and the benefits of good dental aesthetics. Maintaining and practising …read article