Developing sustainability in a dental practice through an action research approach

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  • Reports on the implementation of sustainability improvement measures in a dental practice.

  • Demonstrates the suitability of 'action research' as a process to enable change.

  • Highlights the benefits of a participatory approach to developing sustainability interventions.

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The authors would like to thank the funders for their support of this project and the staff at the dental practice for their participation.

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Correspondence to L. Burns.

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This study was funded by a grant of £8,000 from Dental Education and Training Ltd (Company number 07796785).

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Grose, J., Burns, L., Mukonoweshuro, R. et al. Developing sustainability in a dental practice through an action research approach. Br Dent J 225, 409–413 (2018) doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2018.738

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