1003 - Gingival Health: Periodontal Assessment
Author/Editor: ADAA Council on Education and Professional Development
An introduction to finding, locating, and assessing periodontal diseases. Included is the importance of the initial examination, the recording of in-depth information in the patient record, and types of clinical evidence that can be found on radiographic images. Also covered are the pitfalls involved with inaccurate sulcus depth readings, mobility and furcation classifications.
CE Credits: 2
Original Release Date: 2010; Review Date: Currently Under Review