Sponsorship of continuing education courses by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons does not imply endorsement of a particular philosophy, product or procedure. The scientific material and techniques presented at this meeting reflect the views of the presenters and have been made available by the Association “as is” for educational and informational purposes only and not as professional advice for specific cases or circumstances. The material and techniques discussed in these presentations reflect the science at the time of their development and should be used with the clear understanding that continued research may result in new knowledge or recommendations.
Participants need to be aware of the potential risks of using limited knowledge when integrating techniques and procedures that are new to them into their practices, particularly if the program has not included supervised clinical experience to ensure that participants have attained competence.
All speakers and others responsible for content are required to disclose (i) any commitments to and relationships with sponsors or other commercial interests, and (ii) whether they will discuss unlabeled products or investigational use of any products during their presentations.
Treatment decisions are personal choices made by individual oral and maxillofacial surgeons exercising their own professional judgment in each situation. Participants need to consult their own professional colleagues and advisers for professional advice. The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons does not warrant the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information presented and is not responsible for any claim, injury, damage or loss arising from the use of or reliance upon the material presented or techniques demonstrated, whether those claims are asserted by members of the healthcare professions or any other person.