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Visit this collection for useful advice for dental care professionals (DCPs), such as information on General Dental Council (GDC) registration, continuing professional development (CPD), indemnity, litigation, direct access, scope of practice, safeguarding, complaints, consent and GDPR.
Neurodiversity is short for neurological diversity. It refers to the biological fact that brains are unique and have many different ways in how they process information and interact with environments. Neurodiversity covers a broad category of conditions in which the growth and development of the brain is affected (neurodevelopmental). In 2023 BDJ Team launched a series of papers on embracing neurodiversity-informed dentistry. This collection also includes publications from 2015 to 2022 on neurodiversity in relation to oral health and dentistry.
A Collection from across the BDJ Portfolio which offers perspectives on equality, diversity and inclusion in dentistry, from both the practitioner and patient viewpoint. It features the papers from the recent BDJ in Practice EDI themed issue.
Reflecting the often complex dental challenges associated with today’s ageing population, this collection on gerodontology brings together articles from across the BDJ Portfolio. Together, they look at ways to protect, maintain and improve the oral health of this cohort of patients today.
This collection brings together all the articles published in BDJ Team in 2023 for which Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is available. Each article provides the opportunity for you to earn one hour of CPD – quizzes can be found on the BDA's CPD Hub and are available for free to all.
In total, BDJ Team provides 10 hours of free CPD per year.
Even some of the simplest changes in a dental practice can save huge amounts of energy. This collection of articles from across the BDJ Portfolio explores sustainability and dentistry. It includes the papers from the BDJ Eco Focus issue and highlights meaningful, actionable changes that could be made now by the dental team to reduce our environmental footprint.