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Dentistry: Boards

A collection of dentistry resources from all dental-related LibGuides.

BHSL Review Guides: NBDE Part I and NBDE Part II


National Board Dental Examination

BHSL's NBDE I and NBDE II review guides contain carefully selected resources to help you successfully prepare for both exams. The texts listed include recommended titles from the American Dental Association and selected titles in the Library's collection.
  • NBDE I: Includes review guides from Kaplan, First Aid, Mosby, ExamMaster, dentEssentials and Dental Decks; BoardVitals test prep question bank; electronic and print texts covering the anatomical sciences, biochemistry & physiology, microbiology & pathology, dental anatomy & occlusion as well as reserve testlests and information regarding the regional boards.

  • NBDE II: Includes review guides from Kaplan, First Aid, Mosby and Dental Decks; BoardVitals test prep question bank; electronic and print texts covering endodontics, dental materials, operative dentistry, oral and maxillofacial surgery & pain control, oral diagnosis, orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, patient management, periodontics, pharmacology, prosthodontics as well as information regarding the regional boards. 


BoardVitals offers over 1,000 review questions and detailed explanations for the National Board Dental Exam I and over 800 questions for the National Board Dental Exam II. Questions are written to be challenging and cover both the basic science and dental components tested in NBDE I and material specific to the NBDE II.

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