A clinician's journey into the third dimension: Part 5 -- Clinical decisions made easy June 23, 2016 -- Combining 3D imaging with clinical findings yields indisputable evidence that becomes the foundation for a complete dental exam, Dr. Anthony Ramirez writes. In the latest installment of his series, he details two case reports in which innovative technology helped guide his treatment recommendations and facilitated better outcomes for his patients.
Komet launches mobile app June 21, 2016 -- Komet USA has launched a free mobile app with personalized information based on specialty and practice location.
Study: New core material shows clinical promise June 16, 2016 -- A newly developed resin core material appears to be stronger than existing dual-cure composites, according to a study in Dental Materials Journal. The material showed sufficient bond strength with both light and dark curing.
Are women at increased risk for dry socket? June 15, 2016 -- Female patients have a greater risk of developing dry socket after tooth extraction, according to a new Journal of the American Dental Association study. The risk was even higher for women taking hormonal birth control, the researchers found.