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Detailed review of Magne's latest article.
Jun 29

Detailed review of Magne’s latest article.

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As usual when I read an article, I pretty much ignore the marketing fluff known as the abstract. Reading the abstract gives you the conclusions without the underlying data and can bias your critique of the materials, methods and most importantly, the assumptions. The second paragraph into the introduction brings a statement with potential to go […]

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A cycle of confidence
May 03

A Cycle of Confidence.

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A cycle of confidence.When I graduated, my lecturers had me convinced that I was about to be unleashed with cutting edge knowledge.I wouldn’t be doing the radical caries free that could result in you getting a pulp exposure and thus failing your clinical. I would instead be doing the (far more technically difficult) indirect pulp […]

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Tripod of Treatment Planning
Dec 17

Tripod of Treatment Planning Part 2

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The Tripod of Treatment Planning: Part 2What does the patient have?Navigation is a simple concept. Know where you want to go. And know where you are. Simple. But not always easy. Once you have established what the patient wants we know where we want to go. Now we need to work out where we are starting from. In […]

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Tripod of Treatment Planning
Dec 17

Tripod of Treatment Planning Part 1

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The Tripod.Treatment planning is built on a solid tripod.Tripods are interesting things because they are very easy to balance. Add one leg more, or oneleg less, and they tip or wobble easily.Treatment planning is also built on three solid legs. It’s simple in concept, but not always easy to achieve.Tripod of Treatment Planning: What does the […]

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