Dr Beth Burns, Dr James Darcey and Dr Serpil Djemal together undertake the Three Amigos presentation at the Dentinal Tubules Global Congress, October 2019: Management of Dental Trauma - the Good, the Bad, the Ugly.

Dr Beth Burns presents: The Good - Improving Dental Trauma Outcomes

Aims and Objectives:

  • What is a positive outcome in managing dental trauma for the patient, for the dentist and for the teeth?
  • What are the factors that affect the outcome?
  • What questions and information to get when a dental trauma patient calls the practice and a useful guide of questions for the dental triage/reception team in order to allow for decisions on when to see the patient and when to refer
  • An overview of the history taking and examination procedure for the trauma patient
  • How to formulate a plan for a trauma patient
  • Tips on splinting
  • An overview of how to manage early intervention in these cases
  • When to carry out pulp treatment and objectives of pulp therapy
  • How to minimise injuries

Dr James Darcey presents: The Bad - the Endodontic Sequelae

Aims and Objectives:

  • The endodontic sequalae
  • When to conduct root canal therapy
  • The endodontic complications including pulp canal obliteration, resorption and necrosis and their management
  • The types of resorption

Dr Serpil Djemal presents: The Ugly - Management of Traumatised Teeth with Poor Prognoses

Aims and Objectives:

  • Discussing the cases of trauma where poor prognosis of teeth is expected
  • The treatment options for managing cases, where traumatised dentition would not be restorable
  • The options of Maryland bridge with underlying root retention are discussed. Would this preserve the bone
  • Infra occluded teeth are discussed including the level of infraocclusion and the management options (with a particular focus on decoronation)

1 videos
100 mins CPD/CE