Research Articles (Dental Management Sciences)

Research Articles (Dental Management Sciences)

 

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  • Hornbeck, Patrick (OpenJournals Publishing, 2016-08-19)
    Cardinal Thomas Wolsey, lord chancellor of England from 1515 to 1529, has played no small part in the many literary, historical and dramatic retellings of the reign of King Henry VIII. This article presents the first ...
  • Mostert, Vanessa C.; Postma, Thomas Corne (South African Dental Association, 2016-09)
    INTRODUCTION : The University of Pretoria Oral Health Centre (UPOHC) is inundated by patients presenting with toothache, many requiring emergency pulpectomies (EPs). To date, the outcome of these procedures performed at ...
  • Mostert, Vanessa C.; Jonker, Casper H. (South African Dental Association, 2016-05)
    The University of Pretoria Oral Health Centre (UPOHC) houses the School of Dentistry where dental, oral hygiene and post graduate students are trained. Dentists employed at the School of Dentistry generally do not complete ...
  • Postma, Thomas Corne (Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2015-11)
    BACKGROUND. In 2009 a new case-based instructional design was implemented during the preclinical year of study of the undergraduate dental curriculum of the University of Pretoria, South Africa. The objective of the ...
  • Postma, Thomas Corne; Bronkhorst, L. (Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2015-11)
    BACKGROUND. Medical and dental students often participate in joint basic science curricula, such as the basic science curriculum at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. Reports from the USA and Australia, however, ...
  • Van der Berg-Cloete, S.E. (Sophy); Snyman, Lorraine; Postma, Thomas Corne; White, John G. (Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2015-11)
    BACKGROUND. The inclusion of ‘management’ competencies in medical curricula is widely propagated. There is some evidence in the literature that undergraduate dental students regard clinical skills as more important than ...
  • Postma, Thomas Corne; White, John G. (Wiley, 2015-05)
    OBJECTIVE : The purpose of this paper is to provide a theoretical rationale for the implementation of the Four Component Instructional Design Model for Complex Learning (4C/ID-model) at the University of Pretoria with ...
  • Snyman, Lorraine; Visser, J.H. (South African Dental Association, 2014-07)
    OBJECTIVES: The purpose of the study was to identify and understand social media usage behaviour of dentists in South Africa, in general and in particular as part of their marketing strategy and to consider the potential ...
  • White, John G. (South African Dental Association, 2010-07)
    AIM: To develop and evaluate a teaching strategy for teaching communication skills in dentistry. METHODOLOGY: Phase I: Development and implementation of a course in communication skills. Phase II: Implementation of a ...
  • Buch, B.; Fensham, R.; Maritz, M.P. (South African Dental Association, 2009-09)
    Concern among patients, often prompted by medical practitioners, regarding the harmful effects of radiation caused by dental x-ray procedures, has caused several patients of the dental school of the University of Pretoria ...
  • White, John G. (South African Dental Association, 2008-03)
    Healthcare professionals are being challenged by a whole host of outside pressures and forces. The emerging healthcare environment and traditional ways of thinking are mutually exclusive. Innovative thinking is required ...