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Caring for Patients With Alzheimer Disease

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The provision of comprehensive, person-centered care for individuals with this neurodegenerative condition is key to maintaining quality of life.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:

  1. Define Alzheimer disease (AD).
  2. Explain the similarities between the immune response generated by AD and periodontitis.
  3. Identify oral health risk factors associated with AD.
  4. Discuss the role of the dental hygienist in treating patients with AD.

This course was issued in November 2021 and expires November 2024. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.


Belmont Publications, Inc. is an ADA CERP-recognized provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ada.org/cerp. Belmont Publications, Inc. Nationally Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2023. Provider ID 317924
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