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Updated posters to help manage medical emergencies in the dental practice

BDJ Team volume 3, Article number: 16055 (2016) | Download Citation

Medical emergencies can occur in the dental practice. The posters ‘Medical Emergencies in the Dental Practice’ and ‘Emergency Drugs in the Dental Practice’ have been designed to help dental professionals to respond effectively and safely to a medical emergency. These posters, endorsed by the British Dental Association (BDA), are included with this article. Further copies can be downloaded from: https://www.walsallhealthcare.nhs.uk/medical-education.aspx.

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    • P. Jevon

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https://doi.org/10.1038/bdjteam.2016.55