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Buenos Aires, venue for next FDI World Dental Congress Sep 1, 2017 | News Europe

Buenos Aires, venue for next FDI World Dental Congress

MADRID, Spain: Dr Guillermo Rivero, President of the Argentina dental association (CORA), told Dental Tribune Online that the next FDI World Dental Congress will take place on 5 to 8 September 2018 in Buenos Aires in Argentina. CORA, which will be co-organising the event with the FDI, expects more than 10,000 dental professionals from all over the world to attend FDI Buenos Aires 2018, which will be held at La Rural exhibition centre.

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The prescription opioid abuse epidemic and dentistry’s part in this dilemma Sep 1, 2017 | News Europe

The prescription opioid abuse epidemic and dentistry’s part in this dilemma

An article related to the prescription opioid abuse epidemic in the United States appears in the Philadelphia Inquirer on an almost weekly basis. Unfortunately, we as dentists contribute to this problem. It has been reported that dentists (including dental specialists) prescribe 12 percent of immediate-release (IR) opioids that also contain acetaminophen (Vicodin, Percocet, Tylenol#3), behind only family physicians, who prescribe 15 percent of IR opioids.[1] Two specific areas of concern are prescribing ...

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Clínica Vilaboa in Spain: “Prophylaxis is the main way that conditions like peri-implantitis can be prevented” Aug 28, 2017 | Business Europe

Clínica Vilaboa in Spain: “Prophylaxis is the main way that conditions like peri-implantitis can be prevented”

Traditionally, becoming a dentist in Spain was a lengthy process. Students used to be required to first obtain a qualification in medicine before they could even undergo dental training. Since 1986, however, these restrictions have been eased, and dentists are now able to practise with a European Union-recognised degree in dentistry. As a result, the country is now home to around 35,000 dentists and over 14,000 dental hygienists, almost all of whom operate as private practitioners owing to Spain’s ...

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Live demo: Creating natural-looking restorations with ACTIVA BioACTIVE Aug 24, 2017 | Business Europe

Live demo: Creating natural-looking restorations with ACTIVA BioACTIVE

MADRID, Spain: During this year’s FDI World Dental Congress in Madrid, dentist and popular lecturer Dr Rumpa Wig will be giving live demonstrations on the use of the ACTIVA BioACTIVE materials in both English and Spanish daily at 1 p.m. at Booth 5E7. As a special congress offer, the first to arrive for the daily demonstrations will receive a free ACTIVA BioACTIVE sample.

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