Orofacial myofunctional disorders and chronic oral dysfunction may increase the likelihood of dental malocclusion and craniofacial dysmorphology.
AGD Subject Code: 180
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the relationship between orofacial myofunctional disorder (OMD) and malocclusion.
- Identify the impact of oral habits on the risk for OMD.
- Discuss the role of dental professionals in detecting and addressing OMDs.