ERIC Number: EJ446054
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Licensure Based upon Graduation or the Real Issue in Protecting the Public.
Nash, David A.
Journal of Dental Education, v56 n4 p262-66 Apr 1992
The primary purpose of state dental licensing boards is to protect the public, but clinical testing of dental graduates is not critical to this function and may even distract from it. Ensuring the continuing competence of practicing dentists is a more important focus for licensing agencies. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A