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FDI World Dental Federation serves as the principal representative body for more than one million dentists worldwide, developing health policy and continuing education programmes

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FDI statement on EB150 Item 7 - Draft global strategy on oral health
Accelerating action on oral health and NCDs_brochure
Oral health and general health
Accelerating action on oral health and NCDs
Brochure

This policy brief highlights associations between oral diseases and NCDs, and provides recommendations for their prevention and control.

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Oral health for ageing populations
Achieving a healthy ageing society
Brochure

Lifelong oral health aims to maintain good oral health and an optimal quality of life through oral health promotion, risk assessment, disease prevention, early diagnosis, and intervention at all stages of life.

Advocacy Guide
Cleft lip and/or palate
Advocacy Guide
Annual Report 2015_annual reports
Annual Report 2015
Annual Report

FDI in 2015 was characterized by optimism. Financially, we started off predicting a small surplus, which turned out to be larger than expected at the close of the year. By the year-end, we also had a comfortable level of reserves.

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Annual Report 2016
Annual Report

An in-depth review of the programmes, events and finances of FDI World Dental Federation for 2016.

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Annual Report 2017
Annual Report

An in-depth review of the programmes, events and finances of FDI World Dental Federation for 2017.

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Annual Report 2018
Annual Report

An in-depth review of the programmes, events and finances of FDI World Dental Federation for 2018.

Annual Report 2019_annual reports
Annual Report 2019
Annual Report

An in-depth review of the programmes, events and finances of FDI World Dental Federation for 2019.

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Sustainability
Awareness and barriers to sustainability in dentistry: A scoping review
Journal article
BD&N
Brush Day & Night phase IV summary
Brochure

The impact of school oral health programmes on children’s knowledge, behaviour and oral health.

Brush Day & Night_10 years of partnership_brochure
Oral health for children
Brush Day & Night: 10 years of partnership
Brochure

The brochure looks at the key milestones and results over the 10 years of the programme partnership, and importantly, looking ahead at what is to come in a continuation of the campaign for improved oral health.

Brush Day & Night_12 years of improving oral health worldwide_brochure
Oral health for children
Brush Day & Night: 12 years of improving oral health worldwide
Brochure

The Brush Day & Night brochure includes the executive summary of the International Dental Journal supplement and an infographic, illustrating key facts about the methodology of the programme and the positive results of Phase III.

Caries prevention and management advocacy toolkit_toolkit
Dental caries (Tooth decay)
Caries prevention and management advocacy toolkit
Toolkit

This Advocacy Toolkit assists national dental associations (NDAs) in shaping initiatives focused on policy implementation for the prevention and management of dental caries, also referred to as tooth decay.

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Dental caries (Tooth decay)
Caries prevention and management chairside guide
Chairside guide

This chairside guide advises clinicians on restorative interventions with their patients. It is a visual support to the White Paper on Dental Caries Prevention and Management, with easy-to-follow guidelines suitable for the dental practice.

Collaborative Care Continuum: My oral health checklist
Collaborative Care Continuum: My oral health checklist
Brochure

Making the best of your appointment with your dentist.

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Collaborative Care Continuum: Professional guidelines
Chairside guide

These guidelines aim to support oral health professionals when managing partially dentate patients, providing tailored instructions for each treatment options along the 3Cs pathway.

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Collaborative Care Continuum: The 3Cs pathway for partially dentate patients
White paper

This white paper advocates for a shift in the pattern of healthcare provision from a biomedical, disease-driven treatment model to a patient-centred, holistic, and prevention-focused approach.

Consensus statement
Sustainability
Consensus Statement on Environmentally Sustainable Oral Healthcare
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Dental Ethics Manual
Manual

The FDI Dental Ethics Manual is the result of FDI's involvement and active promotion of dental ethics over many years. It emphasises the importance of professional ethics and the need for professional ethical values as part of the dental education curriculum.

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Dental Ethics Manual 2
Manual

Prepares dental practitioners to confront important ethical dilemmas and uphold and exceptional standard of care throughout their careers.

Cleft care
Cleft lip and/or palate
Dental procedures: Safety and quality protocol
Toolkit
Dental restorative materials and the Minamata Convention on Mercury_brochure
Dental restorative materials and the Minamata Convention on Mercury: Guidelines for successful implementation
Brochure

These Guidelines for Successful Implementation are designed to equip members of national dental associations (NDAs) with the necessary knowledge, and advise NDAs about the obligations and opportunities.

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Sustainability
Drivers, opportunities and best practice for sustainability in dentistry: A scoping review
Journal article