Reducing Stroke Risk
Improving periodontal health may also help prevent stroke.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Define stroke and its signs and symptoms.
- Discuss the guidelines for preventing stroke.
- Explain the relationship between periodontal diseases and stroke.
This course was published in the April 2015 issue and expires April 30, 2018. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.