Managing Patients Undergoing Cancer Therapy
Dental hygienists must be knowledgeable about cancer therapies and the implications for oral healthcare.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the types, possible side effects, and oral manifestations of cancer therapy.
- Create an informed treatment plan for patients undergoing cancer therapy.
- Describe how to work with healthcare professionals to optimally care for patients undergoing cancer therapy.
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.