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Treating Dry Mouth

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Dry mouth/xerostomia are common conditions that need a multifaceted approach to mitigate symptoms.

After reading this course, the participant should be able to:

  1. Define the role of saliva in the oral cavity.
  2. Identify the signs and symptoms of dry mouth.
  3. Discuss the etiology of xerostomia.
  4. List the treatments for dry mouth.

This course was published in the July 2018 issue and expires July 2021. The author has no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.

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