Oral Effects of Tobacco and Marijuana Use
What the evidence says about the links between tobacco, marijuana and dental caries.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- List the health effects of tobacco and marijuana use.
- Identify the trends in tobacco and marijuana use.
- Explain the effects of tobacco and marijuana use on the risk of dental caries.
- Discuss appropriate strategies for addressing tobacco and marijuana use with patients.
This course was published in the September/October 2015 issue and expires 10/31/18. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.