CE Hours: 1.0
Description: Endodontics has evolved during the last decades with the introduction of specifically designed microscopic instruments and techniques. In order to apply these techniques in an efficient manner for the endodontist and the dental team, a thorough understanding of the ergonomic principles is mandatory. A correct set-up can prevent stress and fatigue and may enhance our clinical procedures potentially improving our clinical results.
- List the advantages of an ergonomically designed microscope set-up.
- Discuss the different features of an ergonomic microscope-based set-up.
- Explain how implementing an efficient set-up can improve the ergonomics and efficiency of the team.
Educational support provided by Endodontic Practice Partners
Carlos Aznar Portoles, D.D.S., M.Sc.
Dr. Carlos Aznar Portoles received his BDS from the International University of Catalonia in Spain in 2004. In 2009, he completed an MSc program in endodontics at the same university. In 2014, he completed a postgraduate program in endodontics at the Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam in the Netherlands. (ACTA)
Carlos runs a private practice limited to endodontics and endodontic microsurgery in Haarlem, The Netherlands.
He is the author of several endodontic-related articles and lectures regularly at national and international meetings.
I declare that I have no proprietary, financial, or other personal interest of any nature or kind in any product, service, course, and/or company, or in any firm beneficially associated therewith, that will be discussed or considered during the proposed presentation.