TITLE: THE BENEFITS OF XYLITOL IN ORAL
HEALTH PREVENTION STRATEGIES AND BEYOND
COURSE FEE: Free
CREDITS: This continuing
education activity is designated for 1 credits
AGD PACE SUBJECT
CODE: 010, Basic Sciences - Cariology
Mediated | Recorded 5.16.2021 | Expires 4.30.2022 | On Demand Home
SPEAKER: Dr. Kirsten
Roling, DDS (Bio below)
AUDIENCE: Dentists, Dental
Hygienists, Dental Therapists, Dental Assistants
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COURSE SUMMARY: This
class will discuss xylitol's mechanism of action, background
information concerning its chemical properties, oral health
prevention strategies, and uses beyond oral health.
Summarize the structure of xylitol.
Discuss the sources of xylitol.
Describe types of xylitol manufacturing.
Understand xylitol's mechanism of action for
reducing bacterial levels.
Know the health benefits of xylitol.
Describe how xylitol is useful in oral health
Understand xylitol's uses beyond oral
Conflict of Interest and Financial
Disclosure of Speaker: This course receives no
sponsorship. The speaker, Dr. Kirsten Roling is the Chief Education
Officer for Dental CE Academy. She is not paid an honorarium. She
declares a financial relationship with Dental CE Academy. For
Dental CE Academy
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