Managing Implant Complications
Smoking, diabetes and iatrogenic factors can compromise implant therapy. Here are maintenance strategies that can help support successful outcomes.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the prevalence and clinical manifestations of peri-implant disease.
- Describe risk factors and biological complications that can compromise implant outcomes.
- Explain therapeutic approaches to maintaining dental implants.
This course was issued in the March 2017 issue and expires 3/31/20. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.