Thursday, September 15, 2011
7:00AM - 9:00AM
Thomas R Flynn, DMD
Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Harvard School of Dental Medicine
An update and review of the principles of management, anatomy, clinical presentation, and complications of oral and maxillofacial infections. Best practices for surgical therapy are identified, including clinical evaluation, imaging, surgical approaches, drains, and postoperative followup. Presenting factors that predict complications, length of hospital stay, and abscess formation are identified.
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to: