Use of Metal-titanate Nanoparticles to Combat Peri-implantitis
An exploration of a novel antimicrobial in the management of peri-implantitis.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the prevalence of dental implants and peri-implantitis.
- Explain the novel use of metal-based nanoparticles as antibacterials in dental implant therapy.
- Describe the properties of metal-based nanoparticles that show promise for use in managing peri-implant disease.
This course was issued in the October 2018 issue and expires 10/31/21. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.