Caring For Patients with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Dental hygienists are well positioned to identify, treat, and refer patients who present with suspected or confirmed EDS signs and symptoms.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe and define Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
- Discuss the diagnosis of EDS.
- Identify the oral health issues that may present in patients with EDS.
This course was published in the February 2018 issue and expires February 2021. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.