Personnel whose work is prescribed and supervised by the dentist.
Volunteer organizations whose members perform work for the hospital without compensation.
Allied health personnel who assist the professional nurse in routine duties.
A metallic element with the atomic symbol Ir, atomic number 77, and atomic weight 192.22.
The phenomenon whereby compounds whose molecules have the same number and kind of atoms and the same atomic arrangement, but differ in their spatial relationships. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
The total of dental diagnostic, preventive, and restorative services provided to meet the needs of a patient (from Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982).
Use for articles concerning dental education in general.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of dentistry.
Individuals enrolled a school of dentistry or a formal educational program in leading to a degree in dentistry.
Localized destruction of the tooth surface initiated by decalcification of the enamel followed by enzymatic lysis of organic structures and leading to cavity formation. If left unchecked, the cavity may penetrate the enamel and dentin and reach the pulp.
Societies whose membership is limited to dentists.
Organizations which are not operated for a profit and may be supported by endowments or private contributions.
Legally authorized corporations owned and managed by one or more professionals (medical, dental, legal) in which the income is ascribed primarily to the professional activities of the owners or stockholders.
Private, not-for-profit hospitals that are autonomous, self-established, and self-supported.
Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the female pelvic viscera by means of an endoscope introduced into the pelvic cavity through the posterior vaginal fornix.
Sound that expresses emotion through rhythm, melody, and harmony.
A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.
Computer programs or software installed on mobile electronic devices which support a wide range of functions and uses which include television, telephone, video, music, word processing, and Internet service.
Critical analyses of books or other monographic works.
Planning, organizing, and administering activities in an office.
Individuals who assist the dentist or the dental hygienist.
The room or rooms in which the dentist and dental staff provide care. Offices include all rooms in the dentist's office suite.
Professional society representing the field of dentistry.
Facilities where dental care is provided to patients.