Treating Patients With Alzheimer’s Disease
This course is currently closed
Adopting a patient-centered approach will help dental professionals improve both oral and systemic health outcomes for patients with Alzheimer’s disease.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the stages of Alzheimer’s disease.
- Describe the oral implications of the medications used to treat Alzheimer’s disease.
- Explain the importance of collaboration between clinicians and caregivers in promoting the oral health of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease.
This course was issued in February 2016 issue and expires 2/28/19. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.