Individuals with this common type of dementia can be successfully treated in the traditional dental practice.
AGD Subject Code: 750
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Identify oral diseases commonly found among those with Alzheimer disease (AD).
- Discuss oral hygiene strategies for individuals with AD.
- Implement appropriate modifications to support succesful dental appointments in this patient population.
This course was issued in January 2023 and expires January 2026. The author has no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.