The Use Of Antimicrobials

This micro skills course discusses the role of antibiotics in the management of periodontal diseases.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
Faculty of Dental Surgery Royal College of Surgeons

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. Explain the rationale for using antimicrobial agents in the treatment of periodontal diseases
  3. List the different delivery systems
  4. Discuss how studies are conducted and their strengths and weaknesses
  5. Assess new literature and information and use it to make informed treatment decisions regarding the use of antimicrobial agents

Course provided in association with


  • This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
  • Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
  • This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.