Shared Decision-Making in Evidence-Based Dentistry
The use of shared decision-making during treatment planning can help build consensus between providers and patients
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe traditional evidence-based logic models for treatment planning.
- Explain the concept and clinical implementation of the shared decision-making model, which is based on consensus between providers and patients.
- Discuss the role that patient decision aids play in shared decision-making.
This course was issued in November 2020 and expires November 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.