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Treatment plan a case

You’ve done the whole course now so let’s have a go at applying some of the learning. Look at the bitewings and consider the attached bio of this patient. In …

Child Assessment Proforma

If we follow a script or proforma during history taking, then we’re less likely to miss things. This is important for diagnosis and treatment planning. In this article, we outline …

Course acknowledgements

Many people were involved in the development of this course. Lead Educators: Paul Ashley and Susan Parekh Course design and development: Paul Ashley, Susan Parekh, Joanna Stroud, Antonella Veccia, Kate …

What will I learn?

Welcome back to the course. So far we’ve looked at approaches for caries management and dental trauma. This week we’ll look at a range of techniques to manage behaviour in …

Next steps

Now you have completed this course, we hope you are inspired to keep learning. There are lots of different ways of doing this. Join a special interest society Depending on …

Learning with us

Over the next three weeks, we will use articles, mini-lectures, quizzes and case studies to explore some of the techniques you can use to manage children in the dental chair …

Welcome to the course

Welcome to our course, Providing High-Quality Paediatric Dentistry. Your Lead Educators are Dr Susan Parekh and Professor Paul Ashley, who both work in the Paediatric Dentistry Unit at the UCL …

3 things to know about crown placement

Pre-formed metal crowns, like any procedure, come with risks. You need to understand what these are so that you can plan and consent patients appropriately. This is a very safe …

Recap

And that’s it, final week complete — well done. We hope you enjoyed it and found it useful. There’s still a little bit more to do before you’re done, but …

What will I learn?

Welcome back to the course. Last week we looked at research-based evidence to manage caries in children. We also looked at practical applications to support you in bridging the gap …

Giving local anaesthetic: managing pain

Some tips and tricks on giving local anaesthetic successfully to children. In this second part, we think about how we can manage some of the pain children might feel when …

Treatment Planning: Examining the Child

In the second of two videos covering the importance of assessment in treatment planning, Dr Susan Parekh covers how to examine a child, including using the lap to lap technique. …

Recap

The second week of the course is now complete. We hope you enjoyed it and found it useful. One more week to go; in the next and final week, we …

Case Study on Trauma to Primary Teeth

It’s always easier to understand something with an actual example. So we’ve added that here. In this worked example, we’ve tried to bring together some of the teachings for trauma …

Tooth Avulsion

In this article, you’ll learn more about tooth avulsion, especially in children using a case study. It’s always easier to understand something with an actual example. So we’ve added that …