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In 2011, FDA and OSHA inspection activity in laboratories increased significantly. How do your quality system and...See more health and safety program measure up? Safelink Consulting's Mary Borg and Gary Morgan, CDT, share the focus of FDA and OSHA inspections to help prepare you in case your lab is selected for a visit. Get ready with knowledge and tips to not only prepare for an inspection, but also learn to plan and audit your quality and health systems for regulatory compliance.
With today's improved esthetic materials, there is nothing more critical than obtaining a perfect shade match for...See more your doctor's restorations. Mark Murphy, DDS, FAGD, explains how you can teach your doctors an Evidence-Based Shade Communication protocol during a Lunch & Learn to help them save time, reduce remakes and communicate fluidly with your laboratory. He covers the science of color and inexpensive spectrophometric technology; the historical development and anecdotal practice of shade taking; the importance of value first, then chroma and hue; lighting; distance; color; perception; and eye physiology. He provides a copy of the slides so you can use for your Lunch & Learns.
Bob Williams explains how the VITA VM Series, including VITA VM9, VM13 and VM7, is the only porcelain system that...See more offers consistent shades and modifiers throughout each kit, giving technicians complete confidence in obtaining desired shades. This is especially beneficial in laboratories that offer multiple-restoration cases. Over time, your laboratory can become incredibly efficient, reduce remakes and obtain consistent shade stability, which will increase profitability.
Dentistry receives very little government or other external support; dental insurance is woefully underfunded, and patients see dental care as expensive.
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