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Aetiology of Tooth Surface Loss course for Dental Practice

Speciality Classification
Oral Health
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
20 minutes
Subject matter expert
eLearning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
Faculty of Dental Surgery

This session defines dental erosion and introduces you to the typical clinical presenting signs and symptoms of this condition.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • Define dental erosion
  • Describe its clinical presentation
  • State how other tooth wear mechanisms may impact upon erosive tooth surface loss
  • Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the sources of extrinsic and intrinsic acids implicated in the aetiology of dental erosion

This session defines dental erosion and introduces you to the typical clinical presenting signs and symptoms of this condition.

It outlines the extrinsic and intrinsic means whereby acid comes into contact with the teeth to produce dental erosion.


PRM123
Instructors / Speakers
R. Graham Chadwick BDS PhD FDSRCPS FDS (Rest Dent) RCPS FHEA,
Senior Lecturer and Hon Consultant in Restorative Dentistry, Dundee Dental School and Hospital

Graham’s research interests lie in applied dental materials science and dental erosion. He has published widely in these areas. A particular research interest lies in the measurement and comparison of worn dental surfaces. Techniques developed here have found application in dental restoration and erosion studies as well as in a variety of disciplines outside dentistry.

Delivery
Title
Aetiology of Tooth Surface Loss course for Dental Practice
Speciality Classification
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Dental, -- DENTAL --
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
20 minutes
Location
Online
Reference
08_07_001
Access Duration (in months)
12
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