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Effects of a Plant-Based Diet on Oral Health

Integrating digital technologies with traditional techniques will help achieve optimal outcomes. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Define the attributes of a whole food plant-based…

Promoting Dental Health For Pets

Integrating digital technologies with traditional techniques will help achieve optimal outcomes. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Identify the consequences of oral disease in…

Improving Dental Appointments with Hypnotherapy

This alternative modality can be used to enhance overall patient comfort while reducing fear and anxiety in the dental setting. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Describe early…

Preventing the Spread of Herpes Simplex Type 1

The dental team should be knowledgeable about the clinical presentations, distinguishing features, and treatment protocols of this virus to reduce the risk of transmission. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the…

Addressing the Opioid Crisis

By supporting the prescription drug monitoring program, promoting the proper disposal of opioids, and encouraging opioid stewardship, dental hygienists can make a difference in this public health issue. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After…

Managing Desquamative Gingivitis

Proper diagnosis of erythematous, erosive, and ulcerated appearance of the gingiva is key to effective care. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Describe desquamative gingivitis,…

Supporting the Transgender Community

By reducing healthcare disparities, providing nonjudgmental care, and addressing areas of high risk, oral health professionals can play a unique role in encouring oral and systemic health in this patient population. EDUCATIONAL…

The Increasing Utilization of Teledentistry

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, many oral health professionals have embraced teledentistry as an effective means of delivering care. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Discuss some…

Tips to Identify Social Isolation in Older Adults

Dental hygienists are well positioned to address this important issue facing community-dwelling seniors. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Identify the impact of isolation on the…

Treating Patients With Bleeding Disorders

Careful planning and consultation with the healthcare team are required to ensure safe and appropriate treatment for this patient population. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to:…

Reduce Your Panoramic Imaging Errors

Panoramic radiography offers many benefits but appropriate technique is key. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Explain the purpose of panoramic radiography. Describe the…

Preventing the Spread of Mumps

Oral health professionals have an important role to play in reducing the prevalence of this virus. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this course, the participant should be able to: Define mumps. Identify reasons for the…

Dentinal Hypersensitivity Diagnosis

CE Sponsored by Colgate With careful consideration of myriad factors—from self-report to clinical exam—oral health professionals can effectively diagnosis and treat this common condition. EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES After reading this…

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