Caries - to remove or not?
This webinar will present the underlying theory behind the contemporary approach towards carious tissue removal, and will lay out systematically the different strategies for caries excavation.
This webinar will present the underlying theory behind the contemporary approach towards carious tissue removal, and will lay out systematically the different strategies for caries excavation. It will then describe, step-by-step, how to perform step-wise and selective removal, as well as caries sealing strategies and non-restorative strategies for managing cavitated caries. A specific focus on root caries will be laid for the latter part. Then, different restorative approaches, including lining and adhesive as well as restorative materials, will be discussed, followed by the evidence behind these approaches and some practical advice for daily practice. This webinar addresses practitioners, students and specialists in operative dentistry.
- Learning objective 1: Understand the rationale for carious tissue removal.
- Learning objective 2: Know the different removal strategies.
- Learning objective 3: Decide lesion-specifically for one removal strategy.
- Learning objective 4: Critically appraise cavity liners and restorative procedures.
Tribune Group GmbH is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Tribune Group designates this activity for 1 continuing education credits.
This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between Tribune Group GmbH and Dental Tribune International GmbH.