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Self-Instruction Exercises

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Participants must answer at least 12 of 15 questions correctly (80%) to earn CE credit.

 Exercise 995 is a special edition of the Self-Instruction Exercises and is only available to those members/nonmembers who attended the 2016 Annual Meeting in Boston. Those who submit the exercise, but did not attend the annual meeting, will not have their exercise processed and their payment returned.

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Subject Code 011 - Cariology

Adopting caries risk assessment in all practice environments
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[exercise #995]

Subject Code 017 - Dental Materials

Influence of an arginine-containing toothpaste on bond strength of different adhesive systems to eroded dentin
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[exercise #381]

Influence of irradiance on Knoop hardness, degree of conversion, and polymerization shrinkage of nanofilled and microhybrid composite resins
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[exercise #382]

Properties of dual-cure, bulk-fill composite resin restorative materials
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[exercise #384]

Effect of a new salivary-contaminant removal method on bond strength
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[exercise #386]

Biocompatibility of a restorative resin-modified glass ionomer cement applied in very deep cavities prepared in human teeth
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[exercise #389]

 

Subject Code 018 - Physiology

Current concepts of oral and maxillofacial rehabilitation and treatment in aviation
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[exercise #392]

Subject Code 070 - Endodontics

The impact of endodontic irrigating solutions on the push-out shear bond strength of glass fiber posts luted with resin cements
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[exercise #379]

 

Subject Code 153 - Psychosocial, Anxiety, & Fear in Dentistry

Psychosocial impact of anterior dental esthetics on periodontal health, dental caries, and oral hygiene practices in young adults
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[exercise #383]

Subject Code 161 - Dentinal Hypersensitivity & Treatment

Efficacy of Nd:YAG and GaAlAs lasers in comparison to 2% fluoride gel for the treatment of dentinal hypersensitivity
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[exercise #396]
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Subject Code 250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry

An evidence-based review of dental matrix systems
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[exercise #393]

Subject Code 255 - Posterior Composite Restorations

Microcomputed tomographic comparison of posterior composite resin restorative techniques: sonicated bulk fill versus incremental fill
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[exercise #391]

 

Subject Code 492 - Soft Tissue Surgery

Do we need keratinized mucosa for a healthy peri-implant soft tissue?
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[exercise #390]

Subject Code 671 - Complete Dentures

Effect of toothbrushes and denture brushes on heat-polymerized acrylic resins
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[exercise #380]

 

Subject Code 730 - Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis, Oral Pathology

Cryosurgery with refrigerant gas as a therapeutic option for the treatment of leukoplakia: a case report
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[exercise #395]
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Subject Code 734 - Diagnosis & Treatment Planning

Solitary neurofibroma: a rare occurrence on gingiva
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[exercise #385]

 

Subject Code 754 - Dentistry for the Medically Compromised

Dental surgical management of the patient with hemophilia
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[exercise #388]

Oral management of Marfan syndrome: an overview and case report
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[exercise #394]
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Subject Code 781 - Tooth Whitening/Bleaching

Effects of green tea on the shear bond strength of orthodontic brackets after in-office vital bleaching
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[exercise #387]