Health Policy

Assessing quality in dentistry: dental boards, peer review vary on disciplinary actions.

Damiano, P.C.; Shugars, D.A.; Freed, J.R.
1993 May

Abstract

Reported inconsistencies in entry level exams and variations in available disciplinary mechanisms suggest the need for modifications to improve these processes. A quality assurance system combining education with some sanctions is likely to engender dentist support and improve quality of care.