volume 87 - number 1

January - February 2008
Disaster Training Enters the 21st Century

Atraumatic Tooth Preparation

Atypical Odontalgia: A Review

The Dean

On the Cover

It's 2008, and here we are, many of us feeling frugal, leaning green, and asking ourselves, "What can we do without?" How about these? Give up the din-yet-disconnect. Deconstruct demand. Resolve to not even think about The Box. Stick around for the moment after sunset. Then find the place in your imagination that claims your dreams. Our cover story invites you to share the adventure of discovering the very real estate of ownership - not the pop-psychology buzzword, but the authentic journey of taking up residence and finding out what is yours. Finder keepers.

The Island

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The Island
Marshall G. Muirhead, D.D.S.

Disaster Training Enters the 21st Century
Frederick W. Nolting, D.D.S.

Atraumatic Tooth Preparation
Thomas D. Larson, D.D.S., M.S.D.

Atypical Odontalgia: A Review
Harish Koratkar, B.D.S., and
Jerome Pedersen, D.D.S.

The Dean
Farewell to a towering figure in Minnesota dentistry
William E. Stein, D.D.S.

What's a Dentist to Do? The Butterfly Effect
Report from the Committee on Ethics, Bylaws and Constitution
Jack L. Churchill, D.D.S.

More on Profiling the Profilers
Report from the Dental Marketplace Committee
Cameron J. Jayson, D.D.S.

What's New?
Report from the Committee on the New Dentist
Julie Clouse, D.D.S.

Including, But Not Limited To...
Report from the Trustee to the Tenth District of the American Dental Association
Kathryn Kell, D.D.S.

Editorial: Sim City
Checking out the School of Dentistry's new simulation clinic
William E. Stein, D.D.S.

President's Message: Happy New Year
No matter what the issue, we're as good as our members care to make us
Jamie L. Sledd, D.D.S.

Minnesota Districts
The Northwestern District's Steve Eck heads even farther north; a voice from Christmas past; heads up for the new year; and a passle of parties.

Heading Home: Little Indian Sioux
Dedicated to the Boundary Waters without borders
Nelson L. Rhodus, D.D.S.

News Notes
School of Dentistry Dean Patrick Lloyd applauds the life and career of Dr. Erwin Schaffer

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