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Volume 43 eBook 4
This Compendium eBook includes two continuing education (CE) articles. The first CE article reviews digital workflows for the treatment of edentulous patients. The second CE article discusses teledentistry, detailing the differences between telehealth and teledentistry, as well as the implications of remote patient evaluation for clinical practice. Download to earn 4 FREE CEU now!
CE1: New Workflows in Digital Dentistry for Treatment of the Edentulous Patient Julian Conejo, DDS, MSc; Pablo Atria, DDS, MSc; Luciano Retana, DDS, MSc, CDT; Kushaldeep Fnu, BDS, MDS; Kenneth Kent, DMD; and Markus B. Blatz, DMD, PhD
Proper understanding of the indication and application of digital technologies with straightforward clinical laboratory protocols is vital for their successful implementation. This article describes new workflows in digital dentistry for the edentulous patient, from complete dentures, immediate dentures, and overdentures, to fixed full-arch restorations with the use of intraoral scanners and photogrammetry. Credits: 2 Self-Study CEU Cost:$0 Provider:AEGIS Publications, LLC
CE2: Teledentistry at the Crossroads: Benefits, Barriers, and Beginnings Priyanka Kumar, BSc; Abdulaziz F. Banasr, BDS; and Irina F. Dragan, DDS, DMD, MS
This article highlights the differences between telehealth and teledentistry and explains both the benefits and barriers of teledentistry that specifically apply to pandemic conditions, providing examples of how this modality can be used by different specialties in dentistry. Lastly, the article proposes models of how teledentistry can be effectively integrated in two different settings: the private practice model and dental schools. Credits: 2 Self-Study CEU Cost:$0 Provider:AEGIS Publications, LLC