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Micronutrients’ Role in Oral and Systemic Health

Remaining up to date on the role vitamins and minerals play in a functioning immune system — as well as how they relate to oral health — will help ensure effective, patient-centered care. AGD Subject Code: 150 EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES…

Suicide Screening in Dental Settings

Incorporating screening questionnaires that assess probability for suicide ideation, capability, and attempt into the medical history form may help ensure at-risk patients receive the help they need. AGD Subject Code: 149 EDUCATIONAL…

Recognizing Eating Disorders in Dental Practice

Recognizing the signs of these issues and helping mitigate their impact on the oral cavity will support oral and systemic health. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Describe the…

Marijuana Use and Concerns for Dental Providers

As more states legalize cannabis, oral health professionals should be prepared to manage its oral health effects. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Discuss recent developments in…

Mitigating the Risks of Ultrasonic Aerosols

Multilevel infection control steps are needed to provide safe and effective care when using dental ultrasonic units. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Describe the risks posed by…

Understanding And Managing Gingival Recession

Proper prevention, treatment and maintenance are integral to achieving positive outcomes for patients with gingival recession. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Explain gingival…

Precision Dentistry in Practice

Personalized dental medicine helps improve outcomes while also reducing the cost of care. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Identify the prevalence of oral disease in the United…

Decision Points in Periodontal Therapy

Advances within the 2018 American Academy of Periodontology/European Federation of Periodontology classification system will help clinicians formulate effective treatment plans for periodontal care. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading…

Perspectives on Buffered Articaine in Dentistry

Using buffered articaine offers several clinical advantages in dental pain management. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Describe the properties and pharmacokinetics that make…

Aerosol Management Using High-Volume Evacuation

Reducing aerosols is a key step toward effective infection control in the dental setting. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Identify issues and concerns surrounding dental…

Oral Health Impacts of Treacher Collins Syndrome

This patient population is subject to a range of craniofacial abnormalities that severely impacts oral health. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Identify the etiology of Treacher…

Adolescent Opioid Exposure in Dentistry

Clinicians should consider nonopioid analgesics when managing adolescent postoperative pain — especially given these patients’ risk for inappropriate substance use. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant…

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