Funding for NHS dentistry – draw your own conclusions

From today’s BDA Executive Update Figures highlight mounting expenses of dental practice warns BDA New figures published by the NHS Information Centre today highlight the increasing expense of providing dental care, the British Dental Association (BDA) has warned. The Information Centre’s report, Dental Earnings and Expenses, England and Wales 2008/09, shows expenses borne by dentalContinue reading “Funding for NHS dentistry – draw your own conclusions”

“Reducing Dental Errors Using Pilot Safety Protocol”

I have a client who is both a dentist and a pilot, on his recommendation  I read a book called “Air Accident Investigation” which examines (as you would gather) air accidents. My client has long been a fan of checklists in his practice in order to practice preventively, in this case to prevent mistakes. He’llContinue reading ““Reducing Dental Errors Using Pilot Safety Protocol””

The Weekend Read – The Buddha, Geoff and Me by Edward Canfor-Dumas

Sometime during the days following October 10th 1957 my father delivered my 4 year old self, wrapped in pyjamas and dressing gown, to The Laurels, Huntley. We made the journey because my brother had just been born, a home delivery, and I presume my Mum, whose 86th birthday it would have been today, needed someContinue reading “The Weekend Read – The Buddha, Geoff and Me by Edward Canfor-Dumas”