Evolution of Caries Diagnosis
Identifying the presence of carious lesions and determining their activity are essential to effective treatment.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain key factors affecting caries detection, assessment and treatment.
- Describe classification systems and tools that aid lesion diagnosis and management.
- Discuss various new technologies for caries detection.
This course was issued in the February 2018 issue and expires 2/28/21. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.