Managing Dentinal Hypersensitivity in Periodontal Patients
The following strategies can be helpful in preventing, diagnosing and treating dentinal hypersensitivity.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss possible causes and management strategies for dentinal hypersensitivity.
- Explain the prevalence of dentinal hypersensitivity in the general population.
- List the agents and methods of action by which they help reduce sensitivity.
This course was issued in the May 2017 issue and expires 5/31/20. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.