Recent updates in erosive tooth wear management
Erosive tooth wear is the 3rd most commonly observed oral condition within the UK. However, routine screening and subsequent monitoring is not routinely done. More severe forms of erosive tooth wear present challenges for clinical management which will be discussed in depth.
- Understand the clinical presentation of erosive tooth wear and how to screen for it
- Be familiar with the literature associated with the prevalence of erosive tooth wear and assess if it is related to ageing or pathological processes
- Appreciate and understand the challenges associated with the clinical measurement and management of erosive tooth wear