Immunosuppressive/immunomodulatory therapies in oral medicine: Best friend and worst enemy

Learning objectives:

  1. Review the basic principles of topical and systemic immunomuladory/immunosupprevise therapies in treating oral diseases.
  2. Provide an overview of the evidence base supporting the use of these therapeutic modalities.
  3. Discuss local and systemic side effects secondary to immunosuppressive/immunomodulatory therapies.

Wendy Hupp, DMD
University of Louisville