Use of acronyms in the patient dental record

International Journal of Dental Hygiene, 04/09/2012

The patient dental record is a legal document that captures the history of patient care for a particular patient. This article references the American Dental Association's listing of common dental abbreviations, symbols and acronyms, which aid in establishing uniformity for clinicians.

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