Useful in various dental procedures, platelet rich fibrin promotes wound healing, guides epithelial cell migration, and can be used as an adjunct for bone and soft tissue regeneration.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain the use of platelet rich fibrin in dentistry, and the generational evolution of autologous platelet concentrates.
- Discuss the processes by which platelet rich fibrin promotes wound healing.
- List clinical applications for various autologous platelet concentrates.
This course was issued in April 2021 and expires April 2024. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.