Endodontic Diagnosis for the Dental Hygienist
Endodontic diagnosis and diagnostic techniques may not be familiar to dental hygienists but their use can improve patient flow, efficiency, and outcomes.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the role of dental hygienists in endodontic identification and diagnosis.
- Define endodontic disease.
- Identify the testing methods used in endodontic diagnosis.
This course was published in the April 2018 issue and expires April 2021. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.