Host Modulation and the Inflammatory Response
Host modulation therapy may be effective in controlling the immune response responsible for periodontal diseases.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the relationship between inflammation and the host response.
- Identify host modulation therapies used to treat chronic inflammatory diseases.
- Explain how host modulation therapies may be effective in addressing periodontal diseases.
This course was issued in March 2020 and expires March 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.