TITLE

Careers in dentistry?

PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Apr2004, Vol. 135 Issue 4, p531
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers career tips for persons who want to become dental assistants in the U.S. Responsibilities; Salary and work schedule; Contact number.
ACCESSION #
13078688

 

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