Personalized education and treatment are critical to effective dental hygiene care.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Define cerebral palsy (CP) and its four main classifications.
- Identify oral health risks related to CP.
- Role of medication regimens on the oral health of individuals with CP.
- Identify strategies to ensure successful provision of dental hygiene care for adults with CP.
This course was issued in April 2020 and expires April 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.