MCQs in Dentistry
DF/DCT Communication Scenario: Periodontal DIsease

Scenario: Periodontal Disease

You see an emergency patient - Mr Roberts - who presents to you with a mobile and slightly painful lower left tooth. He has been a regular patient to your practice for the last...
DF/DCT Scenario: Questionable Competency - Dental Competence

Scenario: Questionable Competency

You attend a weekend-long implant course and feel confident to start treating patients. After placing implants on multiple patients, within a few weeks, you start to get complications developing with patients. How would you...
DF/DCT Scenario: Unnecessary Pain

Scenario: Unnecessary Pain

You are about to extract the upper right first molar on a patient. You apply the forceps and begin to mobilise the tooth. Suddenly, the patient screams in pain and forces your hand away....
DF/DCT Scenario: A Drunk Colleague

Scenario: A Drunk Colleague

You reach work at 8am and meet one of the other dentists. There is a strong smell of alcohol coming from them and they appear to stumble a little. How would you handle this...
DF/DCT Scenario: Fractured Instrument

Scenario: Fractured Instrument

You recently completed a root canal treatment on a patient. They have returned today with pain and swelling around the tooth. You take a periapical radiograph and realise there is a fractured instrument down...

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