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Practical Guidance:
Remote Patient Communication and Proactive Caries Prevention

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Time: 41min

Author: Dr Ben Atkins

Dr Ben Atkins gives an overview on routes and practical tips for remote patient communication and proactive caries prevention during the period of non-routine dentistry due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the various routes available to proactively engage with patients to reduce the number of unscheduled patient contacts
  • Review remote communication opportunities in relation to dental triage
  • Explore the opportunities for proactive caries prevention including continued supply of high fluoride toothpaste to high caries risk patients


Anticipated GDC Development Outcomes: A&C

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