Professionalism (self)

Critical evaluation of new techniques and technologies.

Critical evaluation of published research and integration of this information to improve the quality of care for the patient.

Requirements to have appropriate support from a trained member of the dental team when treating patients.

Principles involved in clinical audit and peer review.

Importance of not practising whilst impaired by alcohol, other drugs, medication, legal or illegal substances, illness or injury and risks of dangers associated with these situations, and how to seek help for self and others.

Risks posed by suboptimal health, conduct or performance.