Oral Healthcare for Patients With Schizophrenia
Dental teams well versed in schizophrenia are best positioned to manage the oral health complications of this disorder.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe the prevalence, phases and complications — including oral complications — of schizophrenia.
- Explain oral healthcare considerations when treating this patient population.
- Describe the documentation and interprofessional collaboration needed when treating patients with schizophrenia.
This course was issued in May 2020 and expires May 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.