This Compendium eBook features a continuing education (CE) article on current options for computer-assisted design and computer-assisted manufacturing (CAD/CAM) technology for comprehensive dentistry, as well as the most common uses of chairside and laboratory-based applications. A case review article discusses improvements in dental materials, such as high-performance polymers, and how their use has been enabled by the evolution of digital dentistry. Download to earn 2 FREE CEU now!
CE: Contemporary Dental CAD/CAM: Modern Chairside/Lab Applications and the Future of Computerized Dentistry Neal Patel, DDS
This CE article discusses and evaluates the state-of-the-art of CAD/CAM dentistry for both chairside and laboratory-based solutions. Current options for CAD/CAM technology in the treatment of patients for comprehensive dentistry along with the most common uses of chairside and laboratory-based applications are explored. The discussion also identifies recent and future trends in CAD/CAM applications in dentistry. Credits: 2 Self-Study CEU Cost:$0 Provider:AEGIS Publications, LLC
Advances in Materials and Digital Technologies: Keeping Up With the Many Changes Alexander Wünsche, CDT, ZT
Dental materials and technologies have changed dramatically over the past 20 years. These changes continue to revolutionize the practice of dentistry. This article reviews many of these changes, particularly as they pertain to indirect dental restorations.