An exploration of various aspects of ergonomic practice that, if managed properly, can create an efficient working environment that promotes wellness among dental team members.
AGD Subject Code: 770
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain the prevalence and causes of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) in oral health professionals.
- Discuss preventive strategies that can mitigate the development and effects of MSDs in clinical practice.
- Describe how ergonomic practice also supports mental health.
This course was issued in January 2023 and expires January 2026. The author has no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.