Managing Dental Erosive Tooth Wear: Current Understanding and Future Directions
COURSE NUMBER: 517
Nicola West, BDS PhD FDS RCS (Eng) FDS (Rest Dent) FDS RCS Ed FHEA; Warden H. Noble, DDS, MS, MSEd; Donald J. White, PhD; Natasha West, BDS, MFDS RCSEd
The purpose of this course is to provide information on the dental erosive tooth wear process, highlight key similarities and differences between erosive tooth wear and caries, provide effective strategies to help educate patients who are a...
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The purpose of this course is to provide information on the dental erosive tooth wear process, highlight key similarities and differences between erosive tooth wear and caries, provide effective strategies to help educate patients who are at risk for developing erosive tooth wear and manage patients who are already experiencing the condition to minimize its effects.
Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students, Dental Assisting Students
Date Course Online:
Apr 4, 2017
Last Revision Date:
Oct 31, 2023
Course Expiration Date:
Oct 30, 2026
AGD Subject Code(s):
10, 730, 430
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Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:
- Discuss trends related to the prevalence of dental erosive tooth wear.
- Understand similarities and differences between dental erosive tooth wear and dental caries.
- Explain the etiology of dental erosive tooth wear to patients.
- Discuss the long-term effects of dental erosion.
- Explain strategies for diagnosing and managing patients at risk for dental erosion.
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- Participants must always be aware of the hazards of using limited knowledge in integrating new techniques or procedures into their practice. Only sound evidence-based dentistry should be used in patient therapy.
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