Managing Hypersensitive Dentin
The following therapies can be used to treat hypersensitivity.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the incidence of dentinal hypersensitivity, and the patient populations most commonly affected.
- Explain the goals of treating this common condition.
- List various in-office strategies for managing sensitive dentin.
- Identify alternate causes for dentinal hypersensitivity-like hyperesthesia, and dental procedures that can result in sensitivity.
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.