Recognizing the Signs Of Crohn’s Disease
Oral health professionals should be aware of the oral manifestations of this gastrointestinal condition in order to facilitate early diagnosis.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Identify the diagnostic criteria for Crohn’s disease.
- List the oral signs and symptoms of this gastrointestinal condition.
- Explain the treatment strategies for Crohn’s disease.
- Discuss the oral health care considerations for treating this patient population.
This course was published in the March 2016 issue and expires March 31, 2019. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.