Improve Patient Care With Digital Technology
An examination of how adopting impression scanning and computerized design and milling can lead to better treatment and improved case acceptance.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain the origin of CAD/CAM dentistry and how this technology is used in restorative procedures.
- List the advantages of digital impressions in clinical practice.
- Discuss potential uses for these forms of digital dentistry, and the percentage of U.S. practices that use CAD/CAM systems.
- Describe the benefits of implementing CAD/CAM technology into practice.
This course was issued in January 2017 issue and expires 1/31/20. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.