PROBIOTICS IN ORAL HEALTH
1 CEU: Live Online Interactive
COST: No Charge
AGD PACE Subject Code: 010 Basic Science. Pharmacotherapeutics
PRESENTER: Dr. Kirsten Roling
HOST: Dental CE Academy
DESCRIPTION: Probiotics have been used as a natural therapy for periodontal inflammation including periodontitis, gingivitis, pregnancy gingivitis, and halitosis; and as a way to alter the oral health environment to reduce dental caries and halitosis. This webinar will explore current research, indications, dosage, and implications for oral health improvement.
Compare types of probiotics on the market; supplement and food.
Discuss probiotics mechanism of action.
Demonstrate the breakdown of probiotic labels; genus, species, strain.
Define and compare prebiotics and probiotics.
Describe dietary sources of probiotics.
Explore research concerning probiotics and oral health outcomes.
DENTAL CE ACADEMY DISCLAIMER:
The views expressed and opinions and materials presented during these presentations represent the personal views and opinions of the individual speaker and do not necessarily represent the views and opinions of Dental CE Academy. Dental CE Academy assumes no responsibility for the content of the presentations made by the individual speakers. Any suggested protocols for treatment, materials, or services may be based upon the speakers' own clinical experience and should not be construed as Dental CE Academy recommended. Selected presentations may include exploratory research or experimental procedures and are intended for informational purposes that may lead to new interest and scientific breakthroughs in the fields of dentistry. Dental CE Academy appreciates its members who share their knowledge. This level of dedication to dentistry allows our profession to expand and thrive and provokes necessary discussion and understanding.
Disclosure of Speaker and Faculty Commercial Relationships
According to Dental CE Academy's Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Policy, faculty and speakers for any course are expected to disclose any economic support, personal interests, or potential bias that may be perceived as creating a conflict related to the material being presented. Disclosure statements are printed in each course description and announced by moderators or individual speakers at the beginning of each presentation. This policy is intended to alert the audience to any potential bias or conflict so that participants may form their own judgments about the material being presented.
Dr. Kirsten Roling is the CEO and Co-Founder of Dental CE Academy. Dental CE Academy is a host of continuing education.
Dr. Roling is not a paid speaker and has a financial affiliation with Dental CE Academy.