The French Dental Association offers a wide range of publications to help dentists keep well informed on the developments of the dental profession and to assist them in a more practical way in their working lives:

ADF Infos
A newsletter which summarises the latest professional developments and ADF activities, and offers overviews on chosen topics.
Available in French only
An annual publication containing all the abstracts of the Scientific programme.
The Quintessence is available in French only
However, since 2004, a special English edition of the Quintessence comprising the abstracts of the sessions given in or translated into English is available. Please visit the Quintessence section in French for the full edition or click on the year of your choice to download the special edition comprising only the abstracts of the sessions given in or translated into English:
2004 2005 2006 2007 20082011 2012

Dossiers de l’ADF
A series of compact but comprehensive guides on specific topics relevant to daily practice, published as a follow-up to the work conducted by the various ADF Statutory Committees. The latest subjects dealt with include: Shade Taking, from Conventional Methods to Digital Technology; Conscious Sedation in the Dental Surgery;  Assessment Grid for the Prevention of Health Care-Associated Infections in the Dental Surgery.
Available in French only except for Hand Protection in the Dental Office, also available in English

The Cahiers de l’ADF
A scientific journal containing the best presentations given during the Conference. Since 2003, the journal is dedicated mainly to the work conducted with the IFRO funds.
Available in French only

Planning for the future
The ADF also publishes a number of leaflets that deal with various practical matters such as health and retirement plans, estate planning, personal and professional insurance policies, and sick leave.
Available in French only