Antibiotic Resistance: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You (earn 1 ADA CERP Continuing Education credit)


Video Course Description Antibiotic Resistance (AR) is a very critical global problem that causes serious healthcare issues. Infections that were once easily treated with antibiotics are becoming more dangerous (“Superbugs”), causing treatment failure, prolonged suffering, or even death. This video presentation is intended to provide a basic understanding of the critical worldwide importance of AR using information from the International College of Dentists, United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the World Health Organization.  A special focus will be on how AR impacts dentistry and what dentists and their staff can do to help reduce AR in their [...]