Caring for Patients With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
These clinical tips will assist dental teams in treating this patient population.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Define the subtypes and classification of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
- Discuss the prevalence and etiology of this condition.
- List the comorbidities, oral health risks and treatments associated with ADHD.
- Identify strategies for providing oral health care to these patients.
This course was issued in the May 2017 issue and expires 5/31/20. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.