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6 ways nanoparticles are the future of dentistry
September 24, 2018 -- Nanoparticles have the potential to enhance almost every aspect of dentistry, from radiographs and restoratives to orthodontics and oral surgery. A scientific paper highlighted some possibilities for how dentists may use nanoparticles.  Discuss
2018 Dental Excellence Award nominating period ends soon
September 20, 2018 -- Join hundreds of your peers and colleagues in participating in the nominations process for the 2018 DrBicuspid Dental Excellence Awards. You only have until midnight on September 28 to make your voice heard and help honor the best new products in dentistry.  Discuss
New product: KaVo debuts intraoral sensor
September 20, 2018 -- KaVo has released its new DEXIS Titanium intraoral sensor.  Discuss
What's the best scanning strategy for CAD/CAM restorations?
September 18, 2018 -- Using intraoral scanners for digital impressions is an integral part of any CAD/CAM process. But what is the best strategy for scanning a patient's mouth, and does it differ by type of scanner? Researchers wanted to find out.  Discuss
New product: Dentsply Sirona launches digital implant workflow
September 14, 2018 -- Dentsply Sirona has launched its new Azento digital workflow in the U.S. for implant purchase, service, and delivery.  Discuss
Henry Schein One releases Dentrix upgrade
September 5, 2018 -- Henry Schein One has launched its first product, the Dentrix G7 practice management software.  Discuss
Patterson reports $4.5M loss in Q1
August 30, 2018 -- Patterson Companies has reported lower dental sales and a multimillion loss for the first quarter of its 2019 fiscal year.  Discuss
2018 Dental Excellence Awards nominating period begins
August 28, 2018 -- Nominations for the 2018 DrBicuspid Dental Excellence Awards are now being accepted, giving you the chance to tell us what products should be nominated in 11 different categories for dentistry's most prestigious awards.  Discuss
Study tests bitewings for detecting caries in primary teeth
August 22, 2018 -- The usefulness of bitewing images for helping find caries in permanent teeth is well-established. But is the modality also useful in determining caries in primary teeth? A new study compared the results with more than 500 pediatric patients to find out.  Discuss
U.S. to impose additional tariffs on China imports
August 8, 2018 -- The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump has announced additional tariffs on imports from China. The taxes will begin on August 23, according to published reports.  Discuss
Special Feature
Data trends: Are U.S. practices taking more images?

There was a time in the not-so-distant past when taking radiographs as part of a dental examination was commonplace. However, with fears about radiation and changing insurance policies, U.S. practices took fewer images in 2016 than in any recent year. Why? Alitta Boechler of Sikka Software looks at the data. Read more.

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