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Colgate Sponsors CE on Personalized Medicine

Personalized medicine, or more specifically P4 medicine, which encompasses participation, prediction, prevention, and personalization, is the focus of the latest continuing education (CE) article, “An Integrative Approach to Periodontal Health,” sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant from Colgate.

Clinician making heart.Personalized medicine, or more specifically P4 medicine, which encompasses participation, prediction, prevention, and personalization, is the focus of the latest continuing education (CE) article, “An Integrative Approach to Periodontal Health,” sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant from Colgate. This new type of approach to medical and dental care provides innovative ways to manage the various stages of disease.

Written by P. Mark Bartold, DDSc, PhD, the article explains the concepts of P4 medicine, discusses the prevalence of oral conditions that negatively impact quality of life, and describes basic tenets of the new classification system for periodontal diseases.

 

From Dimensions of Dental Hygiene. June 2019;17(6):11.

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