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The incidence of HPV-related oropharyngeal cancers has increased substantially over the past 15 years. In April, get 15% off all oral cancer related courses with the code 15YEARS.

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  • Dental Instrument Cleanliness
  • Orthodontics with an Airway Focus
  • Talking to Parents
  • Minimal Intervention, Maximal Outcomes
  • Good to Great: Mastering Adhesion and Posterior ...
  • An Airway Focused Approach to Dental Clinical Ca...
  • Clinic Demo on Verbal Skills


Dental Instrument Cleanliness

Can a dental instrument be sterile but dirty? When it comes to reprocessing of dental instruments, how clean is clean enough? Does the cleanliness of an instrument affect its ability to be sterilized? What is a single-use instrument? What does the Food and Drug Administration consider to be a validated cleaning process? This course will examine these other issues concerning the cleanliness of dental instruments, including American Dental Association laboratory research on cleanliness.

After this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize the difference between clean and sterile

  • Describe how instrument cleanliness affects its ability to be sterilized

  • Determine how clean is clean enough for dental instruments


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Orthodontics with an Airway Focus

This eLearning course is a recording from 2018 Children's Airway Health - A Practical Conference

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the clinician’s role in inquiriying about snoring during routine health maintenance visits
  2. Learn about polysomnography and alternative tests for determining OSA
  3. Discuss treatment options for different patients with OSA and patient referrals


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Talking to Parents

This eLearning course is a recording from 2018 Children's Airway Health - A Practical Conference

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the clinician’s role in inquiriying about snoring during routine health maintenance visits
  2. Learn about polysomnography and alternative tests for determining OSA
  3. Discuss treatment options for different patients with OSA and patient referrals


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Minimal Intervention, Maximal Outcomes

Minimally invasive dentistry is a hot topic. It’s very easy to talk about taking away less tooth structure, but it is more difficult to apply this concept to achieve predictable esthetic and functional results. This course will give clinicians the tools needed to successfully and immediately expand the use of minimally invasive dentistry in their daily practices.

After this course, you will be able to:

  • Systematize and apply principles of smile designUtilize simplified protocols for preparation, placement and finishing
  • Gain familiarity with several minimally invasive treatments, techniques and materials
  • Recognize the protocol of combining orthodontic and restorative modalities


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Good to Great: Mastering Adhesion and Posterior Composites

Key fundamental concepts will determine the long-term favorable outcome of direct composite resin restorations. This course will provide a current scientific update of adhesive systems and direct esthetic materials and indicate which systems and composite materials to utilize for specific cavity preparations. Evidence-based, step-by-step protocols for preparation, placement and finishing techniques to achieve precise margins and consistent contacts will be covered.

After this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the optimal adhesives and materials for specific cavity preparations
  • Utilize simplified protocols for preparation, placement and finishing
  • Achieve precise margins and solid contacts and eliminate post-operative sensitivity


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An Airway Focused Approach to Dental Clinical Care: Pediatrics through Adulthood

This eLearning course is a recording from 2018 Children's Airway Health - A Practical Conference

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the clinician’s role in inquiriying about snoring during routine health maintenance visits
  2. Learn about polysomnography and alternative tests for determining OSA
  3. Discuss treatment options for different patients with OSA and patient referrals


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Clinic Demo on Verbal Skills

This eLearning course is a recording from 2018 Children's Airway Health - A Practical Conference

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the clinician’s role in inquiriying about snoring during routine health maintenance visits
  2. Learn about polysomnography and alternative tests for determining OSA
  3. Discuss treatment options for different patients with OSA and patient referrals


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Courses from ADA 2018 Honolulu Now Available

Unable to attend the 2018 Annual Meeting in Honolulu? Not to worry! Select recorded content from ADA 2018 has been added to the CE Online Library. 

 


About ADA CE Online

ADA's Online CE platform provides trusted education to dental professionals at your convenience.  Our ever-growing catalog of clinical, practice management, and personal development education offers peer-reviewed continuing education credits to fit your resources and schedule.  Credits earned through this platform are maintained for all users in an online transcript that you can access when you need your verification letters.

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Recognition Statement

The ADA is a CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.