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DD0046: Online Caries Stabilization
|Date: 11/01/2013 - 10/01/2014
||Course Status: Available
|Instructor: John Zimmer, ROBERT PATRICK SEWELL
||Director: MARY BETH KINNEY
||Audience: Dentists, Hygienists
|Quota: 1 - 500 students
Hours: 2.00 (Total CDE); 2.00 (AGD - 258)
The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
Caries stabilization can increase treatment options for babies and young children. Caries stabilization involves using fluoride-releasing glass ionomer for interim therapeutic restorations [ITRs], resin and glass ionomer sealants to protect pit and fissures on primary molars, fluoride varnish, and twice daily use of fluoride toothpaste at home.
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Course developed: February 2010. Course revised November 2013.
At the end of this course, participants will be able to explain:Indications for interim therapeutic restorations [ITRs], and glass ionomer sealants
Appropriate technique for placing ITRs and GI sealants
Variables that influence the success of ITRs and GI sealants
Behavioral management tips when working with young children
Oral health messages for parents and caregivers of young children
Strategies for follow-up and coding
It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral
Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity.
The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices.
Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.
None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices.
No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted
independent of any commercial entity.
Concerns or complaints about this course may be directed to IHS CDE Coordinator or to ADA CERP (http://www.ada.org/goto/cerp).
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Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at
least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course.
If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.