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Monthly Archives: November 2011

Tech Tips #40: Handpiece Torque

Simply stated, torque is a unit of work.  As rotary instruments, dental handpieces can generate tremendous amounts of torque to perform the work needed. As such, torque can have a great impact on how effective your handpiece is. But what affects torque? First of all, the construction of the dental handpiece can influence its performance. (Check [...]
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American Dental Sponsors More CE!

Doctors Tommy Murph and Gayle Fletcher are planning two more hands-on courses covering exodontia. Courses are scheduled for Saturday, March 17th through Wednesday, March 21st in Tamarindo, Costa Rica and Saturday June 30th through Wednesday July 4th at a location still to be determined. Their comprehensive courses will cover everything from simple to complex. Learn techniques [...]
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