Join this National Institute of Corrections (NIC) free webinar, Peridontal Updates for the Correctional Provider, on Wednesday, April 3rd.
The National Institute of Corrections has partnered with CAPT Phillip Woods, DDS, MPH, National Periodontal Consultant, Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) to provide an informational session incorporating the following:
(1) A review of current classification and diagnosis of periodontal diseases;
(2) A review of the CPITN, a periodontal screening tool;
(3) An exploration of periodontal diseases risk management protocols as presented in the 2012 BOP Preventive Dentistry Clinical Practice Guide*; and
(4) A discussion on the concept of Periodontal Medicine focusing on the Diabetes-Periodontal bidirectional relationship.
Date/Time: April 3, 2012, 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. EST
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