This course will examine the concepts of staging and grading to classify each patient by complexity of case management, likelihood of less predictable response to therapy, and potential for periodontitis development.
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Salme E. Lavigne RDH, PhD
The purpose of this course is to provide a succinct and easy guide to help both clinicians and students understand and implement this new world classification system of periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions in their practices.
Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students
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