You appoint a new receptionist to the staff of your dental practice. Following successful completion of his/her probationary period, how often is it recommended that his/her performance should be appraised?
A 56-year old man presents with generalised gingival enlargement. Which one of the following classes of drugs is he most likely to be taking?
You are designing an occlusal rest seat on the mandibular left first premolar for a partial cobalt- chrome denture. Which one of the following best describes the optimal depth that the marginal ridge should be reduced?
A patient presents with a discoloured lower incisor tooth and associated alveolar swelling. Which one of the following clinical findings would be of most use in helping determine its cause?
A patient presents with a discoloured lower incisor tooth and associated alveolar swelling. Which one of the following clinical findings would be of most use in helping determine its cause?
Which one of the following is the most appropriate antibiotic for a patient with liver failure and a dental abscess?
A 12-year-old patient in the permanent dentition attends for an orthodontic assessment. In this situation which one of the following screening tools is most likely to be used?
A 30-year-old man requires extraction of the left mandibular and maxillary third molars. He is very nervous. He is fit and well and weighs 70 kg. Which one of the following would be the preferred technique of administration of intravenous midazolam to achieve an appropriate level of sedation?
Which one of the following cannot be changed during construction of a set of complete dentures?
A 16-year-old girl in the permanent dentition presents complaining about her 'back to front' bite. Which one of the following is the likely definition of the incisor classification in this clinical situation?