The Trajectory of Pharmacology Education in Dentistry

Is a Course Correction Needed?

Frederick A. Curro, Mahmood S Mozaffari, Roy L. Stevens, William Warner

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Abstract

In effort to stem the opioid epidemic, the authors of this editorial urge reforms for dental training by returning to the basics. This near abandonment of foundational sciences by stakeholders is at a high price: compromised patient safety and health.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)508-511
Number of pages4
JournalCompendium of continuing education in dentistry (Jamesburg, N.J. : 1995)
Volume37
Issue number8
StatePublished - Sep 1 2016
Externally publishedYes

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Patient Safety
Dentistry
Opioid Analgesics
Tooth
Pharmacology
Education
Health

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The Trajectory of Pharmacology Education in Dentistry : Is a Course Correction Needed? / Curro, Frederick A.; Mozaffari, Mahmood S; Stevens, Roy L.; Warner, William.

In: Compendium of continuing education in dentistry (Jamesburg, N.J. : 1995), Vol. 37, No. 8, 01.09.2016, p. 508-511.

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