Dental Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
By adopting in-office screening, oral health professionals can facilitate obstructive sleep apnea diagnosis and treatment.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea and the dental team’s role in managing this condition.
- List risk factors and comorbidities associated with this disorder.
- Explain assessment tools and treatment options for managing this patient population.
This course was issued in the November 2018 issue and expires 11/30/21. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.