Awareness During Endodontic Disinfection

5 (2 votes)

CE: 1.0 

Description: Many different irrigation protocols are being proposed with varying degrees of evidence.  In this lecture, I will describe the challenges and solutions for the root canal system's mindful disinfection.

At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will be able to: 

  • Describe the challenges in root canal disinfection
  • Describe main characteristics of the different irrigants
  • Describe pros and cons of the most common irrigations system  


Awareness During Endodontic Disinfection
10/22/2020 at 6:00 PM (CDT)   |  60 minutes
10/22/2020 at 6:00 PM (CDT)   |  60 minutes
9 Questions
5 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  3/5 points to pass
5 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  3/5 points to pass
1.00 CE credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 CE credit  |  Certificate available

Bettina R. Basrani D.D.S., M.S.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Bettina Basrani is tenured associate professor and director, MSc Program in Endodontics, at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Dr. Basrani received her D.D.S. degree from the University of Buenos Aires in 1989 and a Specialty Diploma in Endodontics and Ph.D. from Maimonides University in Buenos Aires, Argentina. A longtime educator and researcher, she began her teaching career at the University of Buenos Aires. In 2000, she moved to Canada to serve as chair of the endodontic program at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.  In 2004, she moved to Toronto, where she has continued her academic and clinical work.  Internationally recognized as a leading authority in endodontics and as an excellent lecturer, effectively combining clinical and scientific information, Dr. Basrani has received many teacher awards throughout her career, such as the Louis Grossman Award by the French Society of Endodontics, and has international courses and lectures, over 35 peer-reviewed scientific publications, three textbooks and several textbook chapters, and abstracts to her credit.  She serves as reviewer for several endodontic journals.  Dr Basrani is a member of many endodontics societies around the world.  

Bettina Basrani,  D.D.S., DIP. ENDO, PH.D.

In accordance with this policy, I declare I have a past or present proprietary or relevant financial relationship or receive gifts in kind (including soft intangible remuneration), consulting position or affiliation, or other personal interest of any nature or kind in any product, service, course and/or company, or in any firm beneficially associated therewith, as indicated: Research Support (Denstply and Sonendo)