Collaboration is key when managing this common oral health condition.
AGD Subject Code: 149
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe the prevalence of xerostomia, along with considerations related to behavioral health that contribute to this condition.
- Explain the role of medications in xerostomia, as well as strategies for managing drug regimens for affected patients.
- Discuss oral healthcare considerations and the need for interprofessional collaboration when treating patients with dry mouth.