Top 5 e-books of 2017

December 5, 2017
the DPR Editorial Team
the DPR Editorial Team

The most popular e-books of the year.

As we wrap up 2017 and look forward to a new year, we want to take a moment to reflect on everything we’ve learned and shared with you this year.

Part of the great content we bring you is in the form of e-books. These informative pieces help you do what you do best - provide great service to your patients. Here are the top five e-books from 2017, based on the number of views they received.

In 2017, you were very interested in 3D printing. There’s a lot to learn, and we love bringing you the information you need to do the best job that you can do. You were also interested in new materials and in scanning - in short, you were interested in the future of dentistry!

Check out the top 5 e-books from last year

Take a moment to review what your colleagues found helpful this year. You can use these skills we wrote about in 2017 to set yourself up for a great 2018!


Click through to see the most-read e-books of 2017.


Digital Implantology with Desktop 3D Printing

Sponsored by Formlabs

In spite of their high degree of accuracy, computer-aided implant planning and guided surgery are not used often due to their high cost and limited availability. What options are available for dentists to precisely place dental implants with acceptable outcomes at a lower cost?

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Three Ways a 3D Printer Can Improve Your Dental Implant Workflow

Sponsored by Stratasys

The smoothest, easiest, most headache-free workflow is all digital, and 3D printing only enhances the process. It starts with an intraoral scan at the clinician’s office and makes the process simpler for doctors and labs while being more comfortable for the patient.

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3 Ways Pulp Cap Breakthroughs are Making Patients’ and Dentists’ Lives Better

Sponsored by BISCO

Pulp capping is not a new technique, but newer materials have paved the way to greater efficiency and value for both the clinician and the patient. What tips can dentists employ to achieve the most effective results? This e-book discusses how proper technique combined with new pulp capping materials can help create excellent results for the patient and the dentist.

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Exploring Technology: Digital Intraoral Scanning

Sponsored by 3M Oral Care

To make the best possible decision on a system for your practice, you need to get down to fundamentals. This free e-book guides you through inherent features for better accuracy, the advantages of a smaller wand size, which system benefits more from economies of scale and how to choose a system that meets your needs.

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5 Things You Need to Know About the New Cements

Sponsored by BISCO

Dentists have long used cements to bond to tooth structures, and the new generation of self-adhesive resins is enhancing these abilities even further. What do you need to know to fully reap the benefits of self-adhesives for yourself and your patients? This e-book discusses the essentials of using new cements. 

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