These clinical strategies will help in the prevention and management of peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain the most recent diagnostic categories proposed to describe the state of dental implant health or disease.
- Discuss etiological factors and interventions associated with peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis.
- Describe the role of the titanium oxide layer when attempting bony reattachment in patients diagnosed with peri-implantitis.
This course was issued in June 2020 and expires June 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.