The Use of Miswak to Improve Oral Health Outcomes
Commonly used in many cultures, miswak is a potential alternative oral hygiene method.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe the properties of miswak that benefit oral health.
- Compare and contrast miswak with toothbrushing and rinsing with chlorhexidine gluconate.
- Recommend ways to integrate miswak in professional practice.
This course was issued in January 2021 and expires January 2024. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.