CDE: [Alliance for Oral Health Across Borders Think Tank] A Controversial Topic: The 6-Month Recall

Jan, 2024
10:00 AM-11:00 AM

Live Webinar

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Time: 10:00-11:00 am ET; This lecture will begin promptly at 10:00 pm ET.
Registration: FREE; Registration is still required
CE Credits: 1.0 lecture credits
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Explore the nuanced perspectives surrounding the controversial debate in the dental profession by tuning in to discussions led by influential global leaders. The discourse revolves around the merits and drawbacks of maintaining the traditional 6-month recall recommendation for patients with access to care.

Educational Objectives

  • Gain an understanding of the arguments supporting the retention of the 6-month recall.
  • Gain and understanding of the opposing viewpoint advocating for its elimination despite access to care.
  • Shed light on the stark reality that a significant portion of the world’s population lacks access to any considerations within this debate, emphasizing the broader implications of the ongoing discourse.