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ARF increase stands

The judicial review, initiated by the British Dental Association in an attempt to prevent the General Dental Council implementing an increase to its annual retention fee, has found that though the consultation was unlawful, the rise will strand. The BDA was awarded costs.

Published: 19/12/2014

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BDA Vs GDC

The decision on the judicial review has been announced, the consultation was judged unlawful but the fee increase still stands. More to follow…

Published: 18/12/2014

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5D enabled

Are patients effectively cleaning all five tooth surfaces with their oral health routine? Do they even know that they have five surfaces? 

Published: 08/12/2014

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New dento-legal advisers

Dental Protection has appointed 17 additional part-time dento-legal advisers in response to the increased demand for our services. 

Published: 05/12/2014

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Business impact award

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) are funded by Innovate UK and other public sector partners, with the aim of helping businesses access knowledge and expertise within UK universities and colleges. The KTP Business Impact award recognises continuing outstanding commercial impact in the years following the KTP.

Published: 01/12/2014

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No Smoking Day

A new survey of 2000 smokers by the British Heart Foundation (BHF) has found that less than one in two (44 per cent) smokers in the UK are worried about the negative...

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Published: 10/12/2014

Smile

Staff believe a healthy smile can boost job and promotion prospects.

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Published: 10/12/2014

Painfree dentistry

The British Dental Health Foundation has to announced The Wand has been granted accreditation by its independent board of dental experts.

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Published: 09/12/2014

Health regulator’s failure

MPs are set to debate the performance of the General Dental Council (GDC), the regulator for dentists and dental care professionals, just days before the it is due to defend itself in...

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Published: 09/12/2014

Dentists rebel

Dentists from across the UK passed a motion of no confidence in their regulator, the General Dental Council (GDC).

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Published: 09/12/2014

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