Managing Thermal Injury Following Endodontic Post Preparation
This case report explores iatrogenic considerations when introducin significant heat in the root canal system during post preparation
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain the clinician’s choices, as well as clinical and iatrogenic considerations, when removing gutta-percha from a root canal to create room for a restorative post.
- Describe pertinent details of this case report, as they apply to the post preparation outcome.
- List the symptoms and possible causes for the ulcerative gingival lesion associated with endodontically treated tooth #28.
This course was issued in November 2020 and expires November 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.