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Publications

Dental Protection produces regular risk management publications, advising and supporting dental members around the world and in all stages of their careers.
Please email enquiries@dentalprotection.org if you would like to request a copy of one our publications. Alternatively, a full archive is available to members by logging into Prism
  • Riskwise UK & Scotland - January 2017

    The current editions of Riskwise UK and Riskwise Scotland, our risk management magazines for dentist members, includes articles about handling the media, the risks associated with attempting to prevent oral disease, and the potential dentolegal pitfalls of sharing dental images with colleagues online.

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

  • Teamwise UK - July 2016

    The current edition of Teamwise UK, our risk management magazine for our dental therapist and hygienist members in the UK, includes articles about difficult interactions with patients who are influenced by stories in the media, a misunderstanding about local anaesthetic, and the value of saying sorry. 

    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.
  • Success – Annual Review 2016 - June 2016

    The theme of this year's annual review is Success,and develops an understanding of what factors contribute to both success and failure in the profession. 

    Contents include:

    • What does success look like? – Examining the elements of success, a keynote article by Dr Kevin Lewis
    • The Language of Success – Dr Raj Rattan examines the boundaries of language and the perception of failure and success 
    • Surgical Success – Nine case studies and the lessons we can learn 
    • Is Your Life in Perfect Balance? – How to recognise an imbalance in time dedciated to home and work, and the ways this can be managed 
    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.
  • 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 managing new patients, Paediatric Dental Core Training, and preparing for the unexpected.

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

  • Dental Student UK & Ireland - December 2015

    The current edition of Dental Student, our risk management magazine for our dental student members in the UK and Ireland, includes articles about School report updates, Elective photo competition results, BDSA Sports Day, Funding your dental elective and The Professional Moment. Keep up-to-date with what's happening at the dental schools across the UK and Ireland.

    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.

  • Trainingmatters UK - November 2015

    The current edition of Trainingmatters, our risk management magazine for all those involved in Foundation Training in the UK, includes articles about the experience of being a foundation dentist, the use of fractured endodontic instruments and ethical dilemmas for foundation dentists.

    Members can read the current edition and browse through a library of publications, on Prism, our e-learning platform. Or download a copy below.
  • The Young Dentist Magazine UK - May 2015

    Inside the latest issue you will find articles on work life balance, volunteering your dental skills, productive ways to spend your on-call hours, planning your career, a guide to working in Australia, and dentistry in the social media world.

    Plus find out more about theyoungdentist.com, our international website for young dentists by young dentists.

    You can download the current edition below.