All these patients either were referred to the Paediatric Dentistry Clinic, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, by general dental practitioners or special needs school or directly attended the out-patient clinic with their parents or caregivers.
In addition to the follow-up appointments, the patients might attend an emergency visit as unscheduled recall at the Paediatric Dentistry Clinic, Prince Philip Dental Hospital. Some of the patients who missed their scheduled appointments could attend as unscheduled emergency appointment.
The other two members are Professor Lakshman Samaranayake, Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Hong Kong, Director of the Prince Philip Dental Hospital
, King James IV Professor at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Professor Mariano Sanz, Dean and Head of the Faculty of Odontology at the University Complutense of Madrid, Spain and former President of the Association for Dental Education in Europe.