TITLE

MJDF and the modern dental career

AUTHOR(S)
Pocock, Ian
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
British Dental Journal;9/8/2007 Supplement, Vol. 203, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the creation of the Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties by the Faculty of General Dental Practice and the Faculty of Dental Surgery at The Royal College of Surgeons of England. The effort of the two organizations in promoting high standards of patient care has driven them for the creation of the examination. It will require dental graduates to undergo a formal assessment and receive a qualification as a marker of the standard reached.
ACCESSION #
26470135

 

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