The implications of occlusal issues should be taken into account during comprehensive periodontal examinations.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Identify the relationship between occlusal trauma and periodontal disease.
- Discuss the presentation of occlusal discrepancies.
- Explain how to perform chairside occlusal assessments.
- Describe the therapies used to treat occlusal discrepancies.
This course was issued in March 2022 and expires March 2025. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.