Improve Implant Outcomes With Periodontal Maintenance
Implementing a risk-based, patient-specific periodontal maintenance program will help support long-term implant success.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain dental implant success rates, the definition of longterm success, and strategies for improving clinical outcomes.
- Describe the incidence of peri-implant mucositis and periimplantitis, as well as factors that influence outcomes in dental implant therapy.
- List clinical and self-care methodologies that help support implant success.
This course was issued in April 2020 and expires April 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.