DH LINKS FOR WEBSURFING 2017
~ from Margaret J. Fehrenbach, RDH, MS
 

DENTAL PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Academy of General Dentistry     
Academy of Laser Dentistry 

American Academy for Oral Systemic Health
Academy of Osseointegration  
Academy for Sports Dentistry 
American Academy of Implant Dentistry  
American Academy of Oral Medicine  
American Academy of Orofacial Pain  
American Academy of Periodontology  
Australian Dental Association 
Bite-in Hub Centre of Indian Dentistry 
British Dental Association  
British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy  
Canadian Dental Association
Canadian Dental Hygienists’ Association 

College of Dental Hygienists of British Columbia  

College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario  

Dental Hygienists' Association of Australia  

European Association for Dental Public Health  

American Association of Endodontists

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

American Association of Public Health Dentistry  

American Board of Forensic Odontology  

American Board of Orthodontics  

American College of Forensic Examiners   

American College of Prosthodontics  

American Dental Assistants' Association

American Dental Association    

American Dental Education Association  

American Dental Hygienists' Association

American Dental Society of Anesthesiology  

American Orthodontic Society  

American Society for the Advancement of Anesthesia in Dentistry  

American Society of Dental Anesthesiologists  

American Society of Dental Aesthetics  

American Society of Forensic Odontology

American Student Dental Association  

Argentine Dentistry Association  

Israeli Dental Hygienists Association  

French Dental Association 

German Dental Association

German Dental Hygienists' Association

Hispanic Dental Association 

Holistic Dental Association  

International Association for Disability and Oral Health  

International Association of Orofacial Myology  

International Congress of Oral Implantologists 

International Federation of Dental Hygienists

Jamaica Dental Association

National Association of Women Dentists

National Dental Hygienists’ Association

New Zealand Dental Association  

Pierre Fauchard Academy  

Sigma Phi Alpha Dental Hygiene Honor Society

Swiss Dental Hygiene Association  

Temporomandibular Association 

World Congress of Minimally Invasive Dentistry

World Federation of Orthodontists 

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DENTAL HYGIENE STATE ASSOCIATIONS

Arizona State Dental Hygienists' Association
Arkansas State Dental Hygienists Association
California Dental Hygienists' Association

Colorado Dental Hygienists' Association
Connecticut Dental Hygienists' Association
Dental Hygienists' Association of the State of New York
District of Columbia Dental Hygienists’ Association
Florida Dental Hygiene Association
Georgia Dental Hygienists' Association
Hawaii Dental Hygienists' Association
Idaho Dental Hygienists' Association
Illinois Dental Hygienists Association
Indiana Dental Hygienists' Association
Kansas Dental Hygienists' Association
Kentucky Dental Hygienists' Association
Louisiana Dental Hygienist Association
Maryland Dental Hygienists' Association
Massachusetts Dental Hygienists' Association
Maine Dental Hygienists' Association
Michigan Dental Hygienists' Association
Missouri Dental Hygienists' Association
Montana Dental Hygienists' Association

Nebraska Dental Hygienists' Association

New Hampshire Dental Hygienists' Association
New Jersey Dental Hygienists' Association

New Mexico Dental Hygienists' Association

North Carolina Dental Hygiene Association

North Dakota Dental Hygienists' Association

Oregon Dental Hygienists' Association

Ohio Dental Hygienists' Association

Pennsylvania Dental Hygienists' Association

Rhode Island Dental Hygienists' Association

South Carolina Dental Hygiene Association

South Dakota Dental Hygienists' Association

Tennessee Dental Hygienists' Association

Texas Dental Hygienists' Association

Utah Dental Hygienists' Association

Vermont Dental Hygienists' Association

Virginia Dental Hygienists' Association

Washington State Dental Hygienists' Association

Wisconsin Dental Hygienists' Association

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DENTAL CAREER LINKS

American Association of Dental Boards
Canadian National DH Certification Board
Career Information (ADA)
Career Information (ADHA)
CareerBuilder  Career Lab Letters
Central Regional Testing Service (CRTS)
DPS
Dental Assisting National Board (US)

Dental Hygienist From Wikipedia

Dental Hygiene Education (ADHA)

North East Regional Board (NERB)

Western Regional Examining Board (WREB)

See also Schools Links listed below; See ADHA Licensure

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SCHOOLS AND RELATED SITES

DH Schools by state and degree (ADHA)
Dental Schools in US and Canada

See also Career Links listed above


JOURNALS FOR DENTAL PROFESSIONALS
(accessed online and without subscription)

Access Magazine (ADHA)
Angle Orthodontist
British Dental Journal

Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene
Dental Economics  
Dental World  
Dimensions of Dental Hygiene
Journal of Applied Oral Science
Journal of Canadian Dental Association

Journal of Dental Research  

Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice

RDH Magazine


Note Other dental-related journals are accessed by MEDLINE and information on subscription can be obtained by contacting related associations.

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Professional Dental Connections for 2017

So you as a dental hygienist can surf the Internet with the best of them, browse the over 300 plus DH Links listed below by Margaret (now tablet/smartphone ready).  There are lots of NEW links listed - so ENJOY!!!  The page is cited on ADHAs Important Links page ~ under ‘Sites by Dental Hygienists. 


If you have questions as a dental hygienist about Web Basics, check out the associated webpage Guide to the Internet. And check out the 100 Tips from 100 Practice Management Experts in 100 Words or Less.


For student dental hygienists, we have the associated webpage Cases for Students. 


For those seeking more information on the Dental Hygiene Profession, check out Career Information on Dental Hygiene or Schools, and the related links below.  



Remember to Bookmark

Your Favorites Sites!


 

DENTAL PATIENT INFORMATION SITES

Healthy Teeth  
JADA for the Patient
My Children's Teeth.org (AAPD)
Mouth Healthy (ADA) 
National Center for Tobacco-Free Kids
Nicotine Is a Drug: Protect Your Health by Quitting
Patient FAQ
Spanish Health Web Site
Tobacco Cessation Links

Tooth Fairy in Cyberspace

Toothwisdom.org (Older Adults)

What's your dental health IQ


RELATED SITES FOR DENTAL HYGIENISTS

American Latex Allergy Association
EthnoMed

Evidence-Based Dentistry (ADA)
Fluoride Issues (ADA)

Guide to Dental Radiographs (ADA and  FDA, 2012)

Local Anesthesia Options
Oral Cancer Detection-"Catch Them Before It Becomes Too Late"

Oral Health America
Premedication and Joint Replacement (ADA)

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MISCELLANEOUS SITES

Dental Health Lesson Plans
Dental Trade Alliance
Dental Volunteer (Use Search)
Healthy People 2020

HIVInSite  

Human Oral Microbiome Database (HOMD)

Hygienist.co.uk

Merck Manual Dental Disorders  (need to search for specific manuals)

National Cancer Institute: Comprehensive Cancer Information

National Library of Medicine  

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)

Office for Civil Rights - U.S.

Office of the Surgeon General  

Organization for Safety & Asepsis  (OSAP)  

Patient Education via the Internet

Physician's Desk Reference  

Oral Health Barriers in Hispanic Community

Visible Human Project  

World Health Organization  

National Women's Health Information Center

Mayo Clinic Online
Merck Manual
National Association of Dental Plans
National Museum of Dentistry

Oral Cancer Foundation

Tobacco Intervention Network  

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission
United States Public Health Service

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Specific Concerns for Patient Care

Arched Wire, Adult orthodontics

Hyposalivation with Xerostomia Screening Tool (ADHA) (You Tube on How to Use Tool)
Diabetesincontrol

Implants  

Melanoma Information

Oral & Head & Neck Cancer Patient Support Group  
Oral Cancer Foundation

Orthodontics

Sjogren's Syndrome Foundation, Inc

Trigeminal Neuralgia Association (Facial Pain Association)

Tobacco Cessation Links

Whitening Teeth

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RESEARCH SITES FOR DENTAL HYGIENISTS 

EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE BASIC INFO 

Agency for Health Care & Quality
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
ADHA Public Health  
Catalog of Surveys & Archive of Procedures Related to Oral Health
 
Clinical Research Dental
ClinicalTrials.gov: Tooth Diseases
Cochrane Collaboration - Cochrane Reviews
DHNet: National Center for Dental Hygiene Research
Elementary Concepts in Statistics
ERIC - Assessment & Evaluation & Research

Evidence-Based Dentistry (ADA)
Health on the Net Foundation's Code of Conduct (HON code)

HIVdent

How to read a Paper (BMJ)

Hyperstat Online Research Textbook

Indian Health Services  

International Association for Dental Research

Little Handbook of Statistical Practice

Maternal and Child Health Bureau

MEDLINE Search
(Subsets Searched: Abridged Index Medicus:  jsubseta Dental: jsubsetd Nursing: jsubsetn. For example: neoplasms AND jsubsetd. To search for citations with abstracts use the value hasabstract, e.g.: neoplasms AND hasabstract.)


National Coalition for Health Professional Education in Genetics

National Guideline Clearinghouse
National Institute on Aging

National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research

Statistics at Square One

Summer Institute of Clinical Research Methods  

USA Grant Sources

Foundation Center Online

National Council of University Research Administrators

NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts

USA Statistical Data

FASTATS: Oral and Dental Health

USA Government and Legislative Affairs

House of Representatives

Senate

State and Local Government

Surgeon General

White House

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HEALTHCARE RELATED SITES FOR DENTAL HYGIENISTS

AIDSinfo
American Cancer Society 
American Heart Association  
American Medical Association 
American Public Health Association  
Association of Maternal & Child Health Program
CPR (AHA)
Food and Drug Administration (FDA

HealthCentral
Health Consequences Exposure to Tobacco Smoke
Healthfinder  
Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. DHHS
OSHA Site for Dentistry
Updated CDC Recommendations for the Management of Hepatitis B Virus–Infected Health-Care Providers and Students
See also Dental Patient Information Links listed above

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To Put A Site Here; email margaretatdhed.net

the author of this site is not responsible for the content of any of the outside sites linked to this webpage. The listing of this site's name with any of these sites should not be misconstrued as an endorsement of the information in them.  The addresses of these web sites are subjected to change and may need updating over time.  

Updated 7/1/2017


Scenes from Margaret visiting the National Dental Museum in Baltimore, MD

See the associated
Mouth Power Education Site

 


Check out page 30 of the The Consummate Dental Hygienist by Dianne Glasscoe Watterson, MBA, for Margaret giving anesthesia and of course, read the rest!






Margaret presenting the Poster for the ADHA Xerstomia with Hyposalivation Screening Tool Project at the Symposium on Updates in Clinical Research Methodology, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, IADR






Learn All About the Latest Dental Codes from Patti DiGangi and her group and be able to really shine in your dental office!




New

Public Health, The Environment and Dentistry: From Policy to Clinical Practice: CE Course and Book

 

Learndigital.net

Phoenix Online Courses

P&G Dental Care  
RDHEDU.com *

Richmond Institute *


See Schools Links for more related information; See Student Case Page for more educational experiences


  1. *Available Coursework from Margaret J. Fehrenbach, RDH, MS


Article by Margaret on Webinars for CE


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Margaret as a tooth fairy helper on Kids' Free Dental Day

The Center of Disease Control (CDC) recently released the 2016 Summary of Infection Prevention Practices in Dental Settings: Basic Expectations for Safe Care. An update to the 2003 CDC Guidelines for Infection Control in the Dental Health-Care Settings, this new document offers a summary of recommendations and includes a checklist to evaluate compliance. See http://www.cdc.gov/oralhealth/infectioncontrol/guidelines/


See also Key Reminders