Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

  • Discuss the microbiology of odontogenic infections.
  • Discuss the pharmacology of systemic antibacterial agents.
  • Discuss indications for the adjunctive administration of antibacterial agent.
    • Select the most appropriate agent.
  • Discuss indications for antibacterial prophylaxis.
    • Select the most appropriate regiment.
  • Discuss potential ADEs associated with the administration of antibacterial agents.