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Clinical Examination of Tooth Surface Loss course for Dental Practice

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

This session describes how to clinically examine a patient with dental erosion. It outlines a systematic approach to examination and covers the clinical signs of dental erosion.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Outline a systematic approach to the clinical examination of a patient presenting with dental erosion
  • Describe which tests and records may be helpful in assessing a patient with dental erosion

Clinical examination should be conducted intra-orally and extra-orally and be supported by an up-to-date medical history, diet diary and radiographs of severely worn teeth, where pulpal pathology may have arisen.


PRM123
Entry Requirements / Prerequisites

Before commencing this session you should complete the e-Den session:

  • Module 8 Restoration of Teeth/Tooth Surface Loss/Aetiology of Tooth Surface Loss (141-0358)
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
Clinical Examination of Tooth Surface Loss course for Dental Practice
Speciality Classification
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Dental, -- DENTAL --
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
15 minutes
Location
Online
Reference
08_07_004
Access Duration (in months)
12
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