Oral Manifestations of Cancer Care
An examination of strategies to help prevent or minimize oral sequelae arising from cancer care and the disease process.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe the incidence of cancer and some of the common oral sequelae associated with the disease and related care.
- Explain the adverse effects of cancer treatment on oral health, and clinical strategies for managing this patient population.
- Discuss the importance of interprofessional communication and regular recall visits when treating these patients.
This course was issued in the January 2019 issue and expires 1/31/22. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.