Caries Prevention Protocols
Implementing proactive management strategies can help reduce the prevalence of this ubiquitous — and preventable — disease.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss caries transmission and prevalence, as well as the basic premise of caries management by risk assessment (CAMBRA).
- Identify risk factors for caries development, and detail natural protective factors.
- List preventive and therapeutic strategies for caries management.
This course was issued in the July 2017 issue and expires 7/31/20. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.