Air Polishing as an Adjunctive Therapy
Subgingival air polishing can serve as an adjunctive method for biofilm removal in periodontal maintenance therapy.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe appropriate technique for subgingival air polishing.
- Explain the properties, benefits, and risks of the more commonly used air polishing powders.
- Identify the benefits and risks of subgingival air polishing.
This course was issued in March 2019 issue and expires March 2022. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hours self-study activity is electronically mediated.