Monoclonal Antibodies and Their Impact on Oral Healthcare
As more patients begin taking biologics and their generic counterparts, oral health professionals need to be knowledgeable about their indications, adverse reactions, and risk of interactions with other medications in order to provide safe and effective care.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Define monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) and how they work.
- Identify the therapeutic indications of mAbs.
- List the adverse effects and reactions caused by the use of mAbs
This course was issued in January 2021 and expires January 2024. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.