Oral Implications of Immunotherapy
Dental providers who are knowledgeable about immune responses are well positioned to work with patients who have undergone — or will undergo — biotherapy.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the key principles of immunotherapy in cancer treatment and management of autoimmune diseases.
- Describe the basic mechanism of action of immunotherapy.
- Identify the adverse events and management strategies associated with immunotherapy.
This course was issued in the March 2017 issue and expires 3/31/20. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.