Note the Signs of Elder Abuse
Dental hygienists are well positioned to recognize the symptoms of elder abuse.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe the typical changes due to the natural aging process.
- Discuss the prevalence of elder abuse in the United States.
- Identify the signs and symptoms of elder abuse.
This course was published in the June 2018 issue and expires June 2021. The author has no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.