The use of both medical and recreational cannabis is growing, putting the onus on dental hygienists to understand how to provide safe and effective care.
AGD Subject Code: 010
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Identify United States Food and Drug Administration-approved cannabinoid drugs and recreationally used cannabis products.
- Discuss the therapeutic and adverse effects of these products.
- Note their possible effects on oral health and dental treatment.
This course was issued in January 2023 and expires January 2026. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.