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Dental Care for Patients With Special Needs

Price: $22

A basic understanding of the oral health challenges faced by this patient population will allow clinicians to provide effective care.

After reading this course, the participant should be able to:

  1. Define patients with special needs.
  2. Identify barriers to dental care faced by the special needs population.
  3. Discuss treatment and oral hygiene strategies to support the oral health of patients with special needs.

This course was issued in September 2016 issue and expires 9/30/19. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.

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