Strategies for Safe and Effective Treatment of Patients With Alzheimer Disease
Oral health professionals need to be prepared to treat individuals with varying stages of this neurodegenerative disorder.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain how to best assess patients with Alzheimer disease (AD) and provide patient communication.
- Discuss strategies for treating this patient population.
- Identify ways to help patients with AD and their caregivers perform effective oral hygiene.
This course was issued in August 2020 and expires August 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.