Managing Patients With Critical Cardiac Conditions
As this effective preventive tool is widely used, oral health professionals need to remain up-to-date regarding product innovations and the most current evidence-based approaches.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the prevalence of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) in the United States and worldwide.
- Identify the indications for antithrombotic therapies.
- Explain the treatments used in treating CVD and their impact on the provision of oral health care services.
This course was published in the October 2017 issue and expires October 2020. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.