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dental

[′dent·əl]
(anatomy)
Pertaining to the teeth.
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Clinician compliance with the electronic dental record policy, the quality of the data, and practical application of the data were readily apparent after the first month.
With a single pathway flow of real-time dental readiness data, 6 common data elements could be used to electronically determine if a RC Soldier could be validated as dental-ready without the use of paper dental records.
According to Pozgar (2004), there are many advantages and disadvantages of computerized dental records.
9 million American Indians and Alaska Natives by implementing an electronic dental record system that interfaces with other IHS health care systems.
During an investigation, it had been discovered that the dentist and her surgery nurse had, in fact, made up dental records dating back to 1998 by consulting the surgery day book.
The Office for National Statistics looks at the state of the country's teeth every 10 years and the latest survey among 6204 adults shows a "marked improvement" in the nation's dental record.
The exam includes bitewing x-rays and a cleaning, as well as a permanent dental record for parents to keep with their child identification records.
Fluoride could be added to salt bought in supermarkets in a bid to improve Scotland's poor dental record.
More than 20,000 people a month are being de-registered in Greater Glasgow which has the worst dental record in the UK.
Police said he had no dental records, had not been to a doctor's since 2003 and had no known family.
The theft meant Azziz Khan's decomposed remains could not be identified from dental records after his body was pulled from the River Severn, an opening inquest heard.
Researchers at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston examined a year's worth of electronic dental records for 4,732 adults (ages 20-98) with intellectual or developmental disabilities (IDDs).