Advances within the 2018 American Academy of Periodontology/European Federation of Periodontology classification system will help clinicians formulate effective treatment plans for periodontal care.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the features of the 2018 American Academy of Periodontology and European Federation of Periodontology periodontal classification system.
- Define appropriate treatments for periodontal disease based on the stages outlined in the classification system.
- List the varying stages of periodontal disease used in the classification system.
This course was issued in July 2022 and expires July 2025. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.