Learning Objectives

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

  • Understand the cytokine storm associated with severe COVID‑19 disease presentation.
  • Summarize the current knowledge regarding treatments and potential vaccines.
  • Analyze the concept of herd immunity and its implications in the global pandemic environment.
  • Recognize the evidence supporting a link between COVID‑19 and periodontal diseases.
  • Formulate a self-care oral health program for susceptible individuals.