Supporting Implant Health
While myriad factors can threaten the success of implant therapy, implementing maintenance strategies may support positive outcomes.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the prevalence and clinical manifestations of peri-implant disease.
- Describe the risk factors and biological complications that can compromise implant outcomes.
- Explain therapeutic approaches to maintaining dental implants.
This course was published in the June 2017 issue and expires June 2020. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.