Learn ten reasons why you always want glass ionomer close at hand. In pediatric dentistry, one thing is certain: we must have materials that will allow for a variety of situations, both clinically and behaviorally. Kids present a vast array of different scenarios, from minor pits and fissures to deep caries that need restoration. Additionally, there are times when we have a calm and cooperative patient. but there are also times when we have an uncooperative patient, making for a challenging working environment! Glass ionomer has the ability to adapt to our different needs in pediatric dentistry, making it one of the most reliable and versatile materials.
Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will learn:
• to use the bioactivity of glass ionomers to the advantage of the pediatric patient and practitioner
• to take advantage of glass ionomers hydrophilicity in the moist oral environment
• to appreciate the ease of use of glass ionomers in pediatric patients
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