With cannabis use increasing across the United States, oral health professionals need to be prepared to address the dental needs of this population.
Dental hygienists are uniquely positioned to screen patients for systemic and oral diseases using salivary diagnostics.
Oral health professionals can play a key role in serving this patient population.
As more patients begin taking biologics and their generic counterparts, oral health professionals need to be knowledgeable about their indications, adverse reactions, and risk of interactions with other medications in order to provide safe…
These clinicians are uniquely positioned to provide screening, compliance support, and education on treating these common health problems.
Understanding the signs and symptoms of these common health problems can help clinicians educate patients on the best approach to prevent serious oral health issues.