Promoting Healthy Aging in the Dental Setting
Integrating tailored health promotion and preventive interventions, such as risk assessment for falls, with the provision of oral healthcare may facilitate a pathway to active, healthy aging.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the impact of population aging.
- Identify programs that incorporate systemic health screening into the dental setting and explain the results.
- List the stages of behavior change.
This course was issued in June 2022 and expires June 2025. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.