Considerations for Monoclonal Antibodies in Oral Healthcare
As more patients begin taking biologics, oral health professionals should be knowledgeable about these agents’ indications, adverse reactions, and risk of interactions with other medications.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Define monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) and how they work.
- Identify the therapeutic indications for mAbs.
- List the adverse effects and reactions caused by the use of mAbs.
This course was issued in March 2021 and expires March 2024. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.