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Dental simulators revolutionize training of future dentists

Dental simulators revolutionize training of future dentists

Posted: November 14, 1996

Students at the University of Washington School of Dentistry will no longer practice root canals on dental molds clamped to work benches or held in the palms of their hands. Instead, students will perfect dental techniques on their own "patients"-- dental simulators designed to provide a state-of-the-art learning environment that most closely resembles a real-lifeā€¦ Read more »


UW News Release from Health Sciences News

UW News Release from Health Sciences News

Posted: November 4, 1996

Do people need hours of training to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation? Or can they learn enough CPR from brief TV messages to save the life of someone in cardiac arrest? Doctors at the University of Washington hope to find out. Read more »