Release Date: February 15th, 2020
Expiration Date: February 14th, 2023
This intermediate-level course provides dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants with an overview of the etiology of tooth wear and explains the pathogenic processes involved in tooth erosion. It describes the necessary protocol for assessing erosion in patients and making a diagnosis. Preventive measures and treatment approaches are included.
1. Explain the etiology of tooth wear and the pathogenic process of tooth erosion.
2. Describe the protocol in patient assessment and diagnosis of erosion.
3. Describe prevention and restorative treatment approaches for erosion-related tooth wear.