View a list of history related articles from our eJournals titles.
BDA WWI memorial
Read a BDJ article about the men who gave their lives in the First World War who are commemorated on a plaque at the headquarters of the British Dental Association.
Foot pedal engine
The latest edition of the HMES Bulletin contains an article by Margaret Wilson on The Development of the Foot Pedal Engine.
Dr Coupland and his instruments
Find out more about this inventor of elevators and chisels in the 22 June 2018 issue of the BDJ.
The January issue of Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery looks at
100 years of dental implants.
BDA member can access this free once they have registered for the
The most important invention in dentistry?
An editorial considering this appeared in the
October 2017 edition of JADA. What do you think? Email any ideas to
Glasgow dental students in WWI
Glasgow dental school left behind no official Roll of Honour. Florence Dall has researched the records to bring those who served in the First World War to light.
Other articles include:
- Report on the Annual Conference of The Lindsay Society, Glasgow October 2018
- Maurice Roy's protest
- Cary Middlecoff: dentist and American golfer
- 'TEETH': a personal accout of the Wellcome Exhibition, London 2018
- Medieval malpractice: 'An enormous and horrible hurt of the jaw'
- Toothache, tooth decay and tooth extraction in Lancashire 1900-1948
January 2019 Dental Historian
This is the latest issue of the Lindsay Society's
Dental Historian journal.
View a list of its contents on the Lindsay Society web page including access to one article online.
View the online archive.
In the Journal of the History of Dentistry
The latest issue is Summer/Fall 2018.
Silver diamine fluoride: rejuvenation of a 172-year-old (or older?) dental caries attenuation
- History of pivot teeth - artificial crowns upon natural roots
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