Every health care practitioner from Hippocrates to our own day has had to deal with questions of ethics in the effort to serve patients properly and well. The dental professional is no different. For nearly a decade, it has had sound ethical reflection on its side in the form of Dental Ethics at Chairside. In issues ranging from ordinary chairside decision making to HIV/AIDS and ethical business practices, the first edition of this book has guided thousands of dentists, dental hygienists, students, and other oral health care practitioners to an understanding of the essential practice of ethics. Now a revised, updated, and expanded edition of Dental Ethics at Chairside responds to the challenges of oral health care in the new century with chapters on managed care, confidentiality and electronic record-keeping, among other important topics.Would you take the X-rays in any case when Ia#39;m done speaking with her so we actually know what we are talking about? ... But even if there arena#39;t, it would take three or four visits to deal with the cavities you have and give your teeth a proper cleaning and scaling. And then we would have to decide how much additional treatment you would need for the periodontic problems, especially if they are moreanbsp;...
|Title||:||Dental Ethics at Chairside|
|Author||:||David T. Ozar, David J. Sokol|
|Publisher||:||Georgetown University Press - 2002-08-27|