This special Compendium eBook provides two CE articles on very different topics, offering more than just practical knowledge on restorative procedures. In addition to describing details concerning a palatal erosion, it gives an in-depth look at a well-known restorative material. This eBook concludes with an article that provides a peer perspective on bioactive restoratives to enhance class V restorations in a predictable and conservative manner. Download to earn 4 FREE CEU now!
CE 1: What Is in Your Zirconia? Gregg A. Helvey, DDS, MAGD, CDT
This article discusses the journey of zirconia from being found among the elements of the earth to being placed in the patient's mouth. It also touches on drawbacks, such as translucency, associated with zirconia. Credits: 2 Self-Study CEU Cost: $0 Provider: AEGIS Publications, LLC
CE 2: Conservative, Functional, and Esthetic Rehabilitation of Severe Palatal Erosion (Class IV) Using Modified Dahl Approach Aliasger Tunkiwala, MDS; and Rajeev Chitguppi, MDS
This article describes a challenging case involving limited palatal clearance (ie, deep bite) coupled with palatal erosion and wear by combining the centric relation (CR) and Dahl principles to create anterior interocclusal space to reduce the need for more invasive palatal reduction. Credits: 2 Self-Study CEU Cost: $0 Provider: AEGIS Publications, LLC
PEER PERSPECTIVE: Using Bioactive Restoratives to Enhance Class V Restoratives Sam Halabo, D.M.D.
This author reviews how taking the ordinary class V composite restoration to the extraordinary through the use of bioactive materials allows for long-term oral health and beautiful results.