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Our publications

Dental Protection produces regular risk management publications, advising and supporting dental members around the world and in all stages of their careers.
  • Riskmatters UK & Ireland - April 2016


    The current edition of Riskmatters, our publication on topical issues and risk management for dentists at the start of their career, includes articles about difficult interactions with patients, stress management, and professionalism under the spotlight.

    Members can read the current editions and browse through a library of publications, on Prism, our e-learning platform. Or download a copy below.

  • Riskwise Ireland - January 2016

    Our risk management publication for members in Ireland.

    You can see what Dr Jane Renehan has to say about the Dental Advisory Panel and hear how Dr Ryan Hennessey introduced a hygienist to his team. There are further thought provoking articles including Dr Raj Rattan on planning a developing career, Professor John Gibson on drug therapies that we all need to have a handle on, and the minefield of implant dentistry.

    Members can read the current edition and browse through a library of our publications on Prism, our E-learning platform, or download a copy below.

Case Studies

Explore our collection of case studies bringing to life real examples of clinical negligence. Being informed is being protected.

Our advice booklets

Our booklets provide in-depth risk management information on common problems to help you safely negotiate the challenges that can arise at critical points in your career.
  • Confidentiality (Ireland) - March 2016

    One of the fundamental principles of dental ethics is that all information which passes between a dentist and patient in the course of a professional relationship is confidential.