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Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) became law in 1996. The purpose...

Maxillary Sinus Elevation Surgery

The restoration of the edentulous posterior maxilla using dental implants presents distinctive challenges. The...

A New Guide to Nonsurgical Management of Periodontal Disease

The recent advances and surprising popularity of today’s new dental treatments are making this...

The One-Visit/One-Hour Crown

The search for high-quality, aesthetic, biocompatible, time-efficient dental restorations is one that dentists and...

Mineral Trioxide Aggregate Endodontic Obturation With Nd:YAG Laser Disinfection

Standard endodontic obturation has involved the use of gutta-percha as the material of choice....

Initial Management of Temporomandibular Disorders

One of the most controversial topics in dentistry is the subject of temporomandibular disorders...

Benefits of the Dual-Arch Impression Technique: Accurate Impressions and Fewer Than 1% Remakes

The dual-arch or double-arch impression technique is extremely accurate and a viable alternative to...

Computerized Shade Selection and the Complex Class IV Composite

The cosmetic revolution of modern dentistry has seen vast improvements in aesthetic materials and...

Firewalls: Internet Security for Your PC, Peace of Mind for You

So, you just got a broadband (cable or DSL) Internet connection. I bet you...

Top Ten Systems for Taking the Stress Out of Endodontics

An organized, systematic approach is important in all phases of dentistry, but it is...