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Learn more about periodontal disease: how to assess, diagnose, treat and manage it.
The course has been updated to include the new classifications of periodontal disease as outlined in the world classification workshop 2017.
Periodontitis is widespread. The DDU continues to receive claims alleging failure to diagnose or treat the condition properly. The largest cost to date is £220,000 for failing to diagnose and treat periodontal disease.
Combining our expertise on the clinical assessment, diagnosis and treatment of periodontitis, and the dento-legal aspects that surround it, the British Society of Periodontology (BSP) and the DDU have produced a series of short CPD modules to help you improve patient care and reduce the risk of a claim.
The modules are designed to quiz you, assess your knowledge and identify any gaps.
On completion of all the modules, you will be able to print out a certificate for verifiable CPD.
By the end of this course learners will be able to: