Police and anti-lockdown protesters clash in Melbourne – as it happened
Protests held as NSW records 1,331 cases, Victoria 535, the ACT 15 and Queensland one. This blog is now closedVictoria and NSW protests: police arrest anti-lockdown demonstratorsCovid vaccine rollout and rates tracker; Cases, trends and data trackerGet our free news app;Get our morning email briefing8.45amBSTWe ’ll leave it there for now. Before we do, here are today’s main developments.8.15amBSTGalliott defended the police operation, which aimed to lock the protesters out of the city CBD.Instead, the protesters gathered in Richmond.It was a great preventative measure by shutting down the public transport syste...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 18, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Luke Henriques-Gomes and Justine Landis-Hanley (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Australia news Infectious diseases Science Medical research Source Type: news

Straumann Group and Aspen Dental Management, Inc., partner to offer dental implants and prosthetic solutions to over 1,000 locations across the U.S.
Agreement expands access to innovative products, integrated digital workflows and education for Aspen Dental and ClearChoice Dental Implant CentersANDOVER, Mass., Sept. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Straumann Group, a global leader in tooth replacement and orthodontic solutions that restore smiles and confidence, announces a strategic partnership with Aspen Dental Management, Inc., (ADMI) to offer dental implant solutions, abutments and CAD/CAM options to more than 1000 ADMI and affiliated offices across 45 U.S. states.The partnership includes Aspen Dental, one of the largest and fastest growing branded netwo...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 18, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Pandemic Middle Management: Balancing Patient and Staff Needs Pandemic Middle Management: Balancing Patient and Staff Needs
Managing from the middle has become more difficult during a pandemic as we balance caring for patients while also caring for our healthcare employees.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines - September 17, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Hospital Medicine Blog Source Type: news

What I Learned From My Kids During the Pandemic What I Learned From My Kids During the Pandemic
The best teachers in life often do not have a college degree and still drink juice boxes.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines - September 17, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Tags: Pediatrics Blog Source Type: news

The kids are not all right: Australia ’s mental health system is struggling and so are our young | Omar Khorshid
Amid Covid, young people are facing challenges unthinkable for their parents at the same age. Only a long-term commitment to fix the system can help themFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesNSW Covid vaccination rate by postcode – check your suburbNSW restrictions;border restrictionsCovid vaccine rollout and rates tracker; cases, trends and data trackerGet our free news app;get our morning email briefingWe ’ve all been affected by the pandemic, but there are signs a mental health crisis among young people has arrived and is getting worse.The latest Australian Institute of Health and Welfare data sho...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 17, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Omar Khorshid Tags: Mental health GPs Psychology Psychiatry Young people Coronavirus Australia news Source Type: news

SECRET HOLOCAUST: Are millions of vaccine victims disappearing into mass graves?
(Natural News) We now have a disturbing new theory emerging that deserves a real investigation. I credit this to Michael Snyder of The Economic Collapse Blog, who asked in a recent article, “Where Did All The People Go?” As Snyder points out, the global shortage of workers — now widely reported across the world —... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nature vs. Nurture: Seasonal Affective Disorder Nature vs. Nurture: Seasonal Affective Disorder
Winter is coming, which means seasonal affective disorder is right around the corner.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Blog Source Type: news

Five Characteristics of an Outstanding Ward Attending Five Characteristics of an Outstanding Ward Attending
What makes a great doctor goes hand in hand with what makes a great educator. Here are five characteristics of a great attending.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Blog Source Type: news

Systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic studies of proximal surface caries
ConclusionThe number of diagnostic studies with low/moderate RoB was found to be low and indicates a need for high-quality, well-designed caries diagnostic studies.Clinical relevanceBWR and LF showed good diagnostic performance on proximal surfaces. However, because of the low number of includable clinical studies, these data should be interpreted with caution. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 16, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

In Harm ’s Way: Why Hazard Pay for Nurses Is Overdue In Harm ’s Way: Why Hazard Pay for Nurses Is Overdue
A nurse describes why the work of professional nurses meets the criteria for hazard pay.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines)
Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines - September 15, 2021 Category: Nursing Tags: Nursing Blog Source Type: news

The impact of dental Medicaid reform on dental care provider activity and market penetration of dental support organizations
 J Am Dent Assoc. 2021 Aug 25;S0002-8177(21)00301-9. doi: 10.1016/j.adaj.2021.05.007.Online ahead of print.AbstractBackground: Medicaid state dental programs have experienced changes related to provider practice settings with the increased growth of dental support organizations (DSOs). The authors conducted this study to assess the impact of state Medicaid reform on the dental practice environment by examining provider activity and practice setting.Methods: This was a retrospective cohort study of more than 13 million dental claims in the Virginia Medicaid program. It included children and dental c...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 15, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Think You Make Too Much to Fund a Roth IRA? Think Again! Think You Make Too Much to Fund a Roth IRA? Think Again!
As a high earner, you may be surprised that this trick for funding a Roth IRA is available to you. Don't miss your chance to fund a tax-free Roth IRA. Find out what you can do to get this tax benefit.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines - September 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Internal Medicine Blog Source Type: news

Blog: Why the Health and Care Bill is so important
By UNISON head of health Sara Gorton UNISON was among the earliest and fiercest critics of the 2012 ‘Lansley’ Act, which extended the scope for privatisation of the NHS in England, and made NHS services subject to unwieldy competition and procurement regulations. It also encouraged fragmentation and disrupted the service by creating and moving tens of thousands of people into a series of new ‘arms-length bodies’. Since the 2012 Act, UNISON has lobbied for changes – not just to get us back to pre-2012 standing, but to reinstate the principles of collaboration, social value and integration as we...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 15, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Martin Cullen Tags: Article Blogs health Source Type: news

Executive Committee Minutes, August 8, 2021
Discussion around NY rules surrounding the “Responsibilities”section. Discussion around what Exec. Comm. can do without full Board participation. Randy asks about recruiting Board members. Sarah asks how we protect Exec. Comm. (EC). having too much to do (how to avoid burnout?). Providing a balance. Also discusses the importance of the M-a-L role. Mary agrees that we can’t put too much on the EC. We need to do annual goal-setting and connected to strategic framework of SPM.  EC is more of a coordinating role rather than “doing” role. Hinges on getting all committees working effectively. R...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - September 14, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Eric Bersh Tags: Executive Minutes Source Type: news

Mind Mapping -- A Tool for Visual Thinkers Mind Mapping -- A Tool for Visual Thinkers
Instead of stacks of index cards and never-ending oral recitation, there may be an easier way.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines)
Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines - September 14, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Med Students Blog Source Type: news

Breast Cancer in Black Women: Physicians Do Not Know Enough Breast Cancer in Black Women: Physicians Do Not Know Enough
Breast cancer disproportionately limits the survival of Black women. We need to understand why.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Blog Source Type: news

Complete Your Caregiver Checklist: Preparing for a Disaster
No one is immune to emergencies and disasters. These devastating events can disrupt the lives of individuals, families and communities, as well as an often-overlooked population many Americans are... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - September 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Disaster american red cross Caregiver Tips disaster preparedness emergency national preparedness month Source Type: news

Prognosis of vital pulp therapy on permanent dentition: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
ConclusionsWhen MTA or CSM was used as a capping material, VPT was 93% successful. The techniques, etiologies, developmental stages of teeth, or preoperative diagnosis had no significant influence on treatment outcomes. No major adverse effects (except discoloration associated with the use of MTA) were identified. The overall quality of evidence was low. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 14, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Park Dental Research to Acquire Orthodontic Software and 3D Aligner Manufacturer Orchestrate 3D
ARDMORE, Okla., Sept. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Park Dental Research announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Orchestrate Corp. a 3D Printing specialty company and manufacturer of dental orthodontic software headquartered in Redlands, California. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.Park Dental Research to Acquire Orthodontic Software and 3D Aligner Manufacturer Orchestrate 3D.This acquisition gives Park Dental Research access to two of the fastest growing segments in the dental industry.  " Our combined digital products and expertise will enable a digital vertical integ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 13, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Having the'Twisties' in Athletics and in Life Having the'Twisties' in Athletics and in Life
Can we destigmatize mental health issues? Let's rewrite the narrative of'mental toughness. 'Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - September 13, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Psychiatry Blog Source Type: news

Sydney ’s ‘haves and have-nots’: poor access to green space in LGAs of concern
The Covid-induced lockdown is amplifying disadvantage in areas already struggling from poor long-term health outcomesFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesNSW Covid vaccination rate by postcode – check your suburbNSW restrictions;border restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker;get our free news app;get our morning email briefingThe Sydney lockdown has exacerbated inequity in the areas hardest hit by Covid and this is being made worse by a lack of access to green space, according to Guardian analysis of data from theAustralian Urban Observatory.The local government areas of concern – which are under the he...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 12, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Josh Nicholas Tags: Coronavirus Science Sydney New South Wales Source Type: news

NSW Covid crisis: Brad Hazzard defends end to daily press conferences as cases and death toll worsen
NSW records 1,599 new coronavirus cases and eight more deaths, while ACT chief minister Andrew Barr reports 15 new infectionsFollow the Australian Covid blogQld Covid update: five new cases as Annastacia Palaszczuk flags possible lockdownRestrictions:NSW;Vic;bordersNSW Covid vaccination rate by postcode – check your suburbVaccine rollout tracker;get our free news app;get our morning email briefingThe New South Wales health minister, Brad Hazzard, says the ending of the state ’s daily media conferences will give authorities “clear minds” to tackle the Covid pandemic, as the state again broke its dail...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 11, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nino Bucci Tags: New South Wales Australia news New South Wales politics Coronavirus Infectious diseases Australian Capital Territory Medical research Source Type: news

Is Social Media Worsening Our Social Fears? Is Social Media Worsening Our Social Fears?
Disappointed after seeing an invite without your name on it? Worried that your friends are having more fun without you after seeing their Instagram? How social media is affecting your interactions.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Blog Source Type: news

Rescue Royale: Get in the Game with Charity Streaming for Disaster Relief
Calling all gamers and streamers! This Fall, we are launching our first-ever Rescue Royale campaign, a charity stream fundraising event and esports tournament. We are asking members of the gaming... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - September 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Disaster Fun american red cross charity streaming Disaster Response donate Fall Guys Tournament fundraising gaming Rescue Royale Source Type: news

Effect of Aloe vera as a local drug delivery agent in the management of periodontal diseases: A systematic review and meta-analysis
 Jadhav AN, Rathod SR, Kolte AP, Baw.ar PV. Effect of Aloe vera as a local drug delivery agent in the management of periodontal diseases: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Indian Soc Periodontol 2021;25:372-8Background: Aim of the present meta-analysis was to evaluate the effect of Aloe vera in various forms such as gel, mouthwash, and dentifrice on gingival and plaque index (PI) in comparison to various allopathic products such as chlorhexidine, metformin, chlorine dioxide, fluoridated toothpaste, and alendronate. Materials and Methods: A comprehensive electronic search was conducted o...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 10, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Why You Need to Tell Congress " No " to a Dental Benefit in Medicare Part B
 Watch this video so you can see what you need to do to help Here is the link to contact your Senators and Congressmen it ’s simple and quick and you don ’t need to be an ADA member https://actioncenter.ada.org/oppose-medicare-dental-benefit-part-b/?fbclid=IwAR0IuxcWh1OWD2pL0AX0mQXs_bkE7iT09MO8yk-FZY9TtAnbYk28687Z_E0 (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 10, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

MouthWatch Publishes Important Whitepaper - “How Teledentistry is Delivering ROI and Driving Post-Pandemic Practice Success”
 Metuchen, NJ – September 7th, 2021 – MouthWatch, LLC, a leader in innovative teledentistry solutions, digital case presentation tools and intraoral imaging devices, recently published a highly informative and timely whitepaper entitled, “How Teledentistry is Delivering ROI and Driving Post-Pandemic Practice Success” Written by CDC consultant, infectious disease expert, and teledentistry advocate Margaret Scarlett, DMD, the white paper explains the value of teledentistry beyond emergency care and spec...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 9, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Suspect a Nurse of Substance Abuse? How You Can Help Suspect a Nurse of Substance Abuse? How You Can Help
Do you suspect your colleague of being impaired while on the clock? Actions you take can help them and keep their patients safe.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nursing Blog Source Type: news

Blog: The great state pension rip-off
by Glyn Jenkins, UNISON head of pensions  Rishi Sunak has finally announced the complete U-turn on the government’s pledge to retain the triple lock for increasing state pensions. Under the triple lock, pensions increase by inflation, the increase in earnings between May and July or 2.5%, whichever is the greater. Breaking the promise on the triple lock means that all pensioners and all taxpayers paying national insurance will be ripped off. The end of the job retention scheme and employees coming off furlough may distort the measure of average earnings but there is no excuse for not using the underlying ea...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 9, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: glynj Tags: Blogs pensions women Source Type: news

Low risk of catching Covid in public toilets, study finds
Australian National University researchers find no evidence of airborne transmission for pathogens such as Covid in public bathroomsFollow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesVaccine rollout tracker;get our free news app;get our morning email briefingCovid-19 has seen many plans go down the toilet, but an Australian-led study shows public loos pose little risk of catching the virus.Led by Australian National University Professor Sotiris Vardoulakis, researchers found no evidence of airborne transmission for pathogens such as Covid-19 in public toilets.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Australian Associated Press Tags: Health Coronavirus Australia news Infectious diseases Science Medical research Source Type: news

Being a Medical Expert: Viable Gig or Ethical Minefield? Being a Medical Expert: Viable Gig or Ethical Minefield?
Being a medical expert witness sounds easy, but there is a lot to know if you want to do it ethically.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - September 8, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine Blog Source Type: news

Inclusion: It Works Both Ways
Kathleen M. Cleaver writes on the various forms of inclusion both at home and in the classroom (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - September 8, 2021 Category: Disability Tags: Blogs - Writings - Stories Source Type: news

SARS-CoV-2 and regular patient treatment – from the use of rapid antigen testing up to treatment specific precaution measures
ConclusionsThe present work gives recommendations for dental routine operation (dental practices, outpatient clinics) to provide the necessary dental care for the population while protecting the doctor, practice team and patient at the same time. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 8, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Why Are BIPOC Physicians Leaving Academia? Why Are BIPOC Physicians Leaving Academia?
Physicians who identify as BIPOC are leaving academic medicine in droves. This mass exodus has been intensifying in recent years. An oncologist looks at the one thing that may keep them in academia.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 7, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Blog Source Type: news

Streamlining CAR T Cell Workflows with Automation
Automated counterflow centrifugation systems accelerate cell therapy workflow processes while maintaining cell yields and efficacy. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - September 7, 2021 Category: Science Tags: Research Products Blog Source Type: news

Planmeca Oy announces intended acquisition of KaVo Treatment Unit & Instrument business
 Planmeca Oy, one of the largest privately held manufacturers in the dental field, has entered into a binding contract to acquire the KaVo Treatment Unit& Instrument business from Envista Holdings Corporation. The acquisition will strengthen Planmeca ’s and KaVo’s positions as leading providers of innovative dental solutions and increase Planmeca Group’s annual revenue to more than EUR 1,1 billion. The acquisition will complement Planmeca ’s extensive product portfolio and enhance the growth and competitiveness of both companies, allowing them to offer the best possible moder...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Genotoxicity and cytotoxicity of cone beam computed tomography in children
 BMC Oral Health volume 21, Article number: 427 (2021) detailsAbstractBackgroundDental radiographs are essential tools for diagnosis. However, there are significant concerns about the dangerous effect of radiation especially on children. The aim of this study was to evaluate genotoxicity and cytotoxicity in the exfoliated cells of buccal mucosa of children subjected to Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT).MethodsThe study included 18 healthy children aged (9 –12 years) who were exposed to CBCT. All CBCT scans were performed with the i-CAT CBCT. Exfoliated buccal cells were scraped f...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Blog: Still in solidarity, two decades later
This Saturday marks 20 years since the world was shaken by the heinous attacks in the United States. The 9/11 plotters caused the deaths of 2,996 people, injured over 6,000 and had a devastating impact on the lives of countless others. Harrowing scenes of human suffering, chaos and disaster were projected around the globe, while the reality played out in front of everyone in New York, Washington DC and Pennsylvania. The first to respond and to reach each scene were, of course, emergency service workers. While workers rightly fled their offices and workplaces to get to safety, first responders were going in the other direct...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 7, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Christina McAnea Tags: General secretary's blog News Christina McAnea international Source Type: news

Effect of precooling injection site and cold anesthetic administration on injection pain, onset, and anesthetic efficacy in maxillary molars with symptomatic irreversible pulpitis: a randomized controlled trial
Clinical Oral Investigations (2021)Cite this articledetailsAbstractObjectiveThis randomized controlled clinical trial assessed the analgesic and anesthetic effects of precooling the injection site and administration of refrigerated 2% lignocaine HCl with 1:100,000 epinephrine (LE) in maxillary molars with symptomatic irreversible pulpitis (SIP).Materials and methodsSixty patients diagnosed with SIP (preoperative pain score  ≥ 85 mm) in maxillary first molars were randomly allocated to two groups. In group I (control), topical gel was applied for a minute followed by conventional LE infiltration, ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 6, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Passports ‘needed to keep England venues open’ – as it happened
This blog is now closed – thanks for following along. We’ll launch a new blog in a few hours’ time. In the meantime, you can find all our coronavirus coveragehere.11.44pmBSTThis blog is now closed – thanks for following along. We’ll launch a new blog in a few hours’ time. In the meantime, you can find all our coronavirus coveragehere.10.59pmBSTTwo flights from London carrying 164,970 and 292,500 doses of the Pfizer vaccine landed inSydney on Sunday evening.The prime minister,Scott Morrison, announced the four million dose deal with the UK last week.Australia Covid updates: Pfizer vaccine...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 5, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jane Clinton (now), Matthew Weaver (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases World news Science UK news NHS Health Medical research Retail industry Source Type: news

Covid treatment improving as doctors learn to fight the disease and access new drugs
Coronavirus patients with high-risk comorbidities are being given a newly approved antibody drug, which limits the virus ’s ability to replicate in the bodyFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesRestrictions:NSW;Vic;Qld;bordersVaccine rollout tracker;get our free news app;get our morning email briefingAustralia ’s treatment of Covid-19 patients has improved with doctors claiming new drug options and increased experience with the virus may help ease the burden on hospitals.In August, Australia ’s drug regulator, the Therapeutic Goods Administration, approved a novel antibody treatment called sotr...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 3, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Davey Medical editor Tags: Coronavirus Health Australia news Science Medical research Source Type: news

The World Needs to Collectively Grieve The World Needs to Collectively Grieve
Grief should be a communal process. If we don't acknowledge this, we lose part of our humanity. Dr Jennifer Lycette on how we might be missing collective grief and how we begin a conversation about it.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 3, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Blog Source Type: news

Systemness: The Promised Land of Medicine? Systemness: The Promised Land of Medicine?
‘Systemness’ has become part of the healthcare lexicon. What exactly does it mean? And will it challenge physician autonomy? For one cardiologist’s take, read on.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - September 3, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Blog Source Type: news

A review of the recent literature on maxillary overdenture with dental implants
 Oral Sci. 2021 Aug 17. doi: 10.2334/josnusd.21-0087. Online ahead of print.AbstractThe recent literature on maxillary implant overdenture (IOD) was reviewed in order to clarify its predictability and establish treatment guidelines. Electronic searches were performed using PubMed, and articles about maxillary IOD written after 1990 were reviewed, focusing on the following items: I. implant survival rate, II. maxillary IOD survival rate, III. number of implants, IV. attachment type, V. follow-up period, VI. implant system, and VII. opposing dentition. The review revealed an implant survival rate of 61-10...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 3, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

The Forgotten Ally in the Fight Against COVID The Forgotten Ally in the Fight Against COVID
Can collaboration with faith communities help healthcare providers battle COVID-19?Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - September 2, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Psychiatry Blog Source Type: news

Why Every Oncologist Should Own a Classic Car Why Every Oncologist Should Own a Classic Car
An oncologist looks at how owning a classic car helps her relate to and understand her posttreatment cancer patients.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Blog Source Type: news

Good Things Come in Threes: CS 9600 Named Three-Time Winner of Cellerant Best of Class Technology Award
ATLANTA —For the CS 9600 CBCT system, three really is a magic number. The most intelligent CBCT extraoral imaging system on the market has received a 2021 Cellerant Best of Class Technology Award. This is the third year in a row the CS 9600 has been honored by the Cellerant Consulting Group, and it ’s the only extraoral imaging system to have been recognized more than once. “To have won three times in a row in such a competitive space speaks to Carestream Dental’s commitment to technological innovation and the needs of the practitioner,” Lou Shuman D.M.D., C.A.G.S., creator and found...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 2, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Cellerant Announces the 2021 Best of Class Technology Award Winners
Washington, DC; September 1, 2021 — Cellerant Consulting Group is pleased to announce the 2021 Cellerant Best of Class Technology Award winners.“During such a challenging year in dentistry, these extraordinary companies and their technologies have earned the right to celebrate for their perseverance and commitment to technological innovation,” said Dr. Lou Shuman DMD CAGS, CEO of Cellerant Consulting Group and creator of the Best of Cla ss Technology awards program. “Our panel spent many hours in close discussion identifying these standout products. This list of winners truly points the way to help ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 1, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Should You Hire a College Admissions Counselor? Should You Hire a College Admissions Counselor?
It's tough finding the right college for your child. A professional college admissions counselor knows the ropes, makes the process less stressful, and helps you make the right choice.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines - September 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Internal Medicine Blog Source Type: news

GOP Governors' Hypocrisy on COVID Endangers Their Citizens GOP Governors' Hypocrisy on COVID Endangers Their Citizens
Hypocrisy reaches news heights as a Republican governor bans and restricts COVID vaccines and mask mandates. An ID specialist takes a look at how duplicity is feeding election coffers.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - September 1, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases Blog Source Type: news