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JADA Continuing Education

 
ACE Panel Report — Intraoral Scanners
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CE Credit(s): 1
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Course Created on: 07/26/2021
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Intraoral Scanners: An American Dental Association Clinical Evaluators (ACE) Panel Survey

Overview
Dentists may choose to integrate intraoral scanners (IOSs) into their practices, but there are many different IOS technologies and system generations to choose from, posing a challenge for dentists’ wanting to invest in them. Are your peers using IOSs? If so, what clinical advantages do they offer and are they satisfied with the results? Learn the answers to these questions and more!

Presented by
Marta Revilla-Leon, DDS, MSD; Kevin Frazier DMD, EdS; Juliana B. da Costa, DDS, MS; Purnima Kumar, BDS, MS, PhD; Mai-Ly Duong, DMD, MPH, MAEd; Sharukh Khajotia BDS, MS, PhD; and Olivia Urquhart MPH on behalf of the Council on Scientific Affairs

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Oral health needs among youth with a history of foster care (August 2021 Article 1)
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CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $40.00
Course Created on: 07/26/2021
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JADA August 2021

Background. Children and youth in foster care are considered to have special health care needs, including oral health care needs. This study compares the self-identified oral health care needs and access to oral health care among youth who have and have not experienced foster care.

Keywords. Foster home care; foster care; oral health care for children; pediatric dentistry; access to oral health care.

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The association between food insecurity, diet quality, and untreated caries among US children (August 2021 Article 2)
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Retail Price: $40.00
Course Created on: 07/26/2021
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JADA August 2021

Background. The aim of this study was to examine the association between food insecurity and untreated caries among US children and the potential role of diet quality as a mediator in this relationship.

Keywords. Caries; diet; National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.

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Efficacy of personal protective equipment against coronavirus transmission via dental handpieces (August 2021 Article 3)
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CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $40.00
Course Created on: 07/26/2021
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JADA August 2021

Background. This laboratory study was done to evaluate the efficacy of personal protective equipment (PPE) and high-volume evacuation (HVE) against the spread of human coronavirus type 229E (HCoV-229E) during a standard dental procedure.

Keywords. Severe acute respiratory syndrome-coronavirus 2; aerosols; masks; respirators; face shields; personal protective equipment; high-volume evacuation; communicable disease control; dental equipment.

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JADA July 2021

Background.
Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) risk assessment is difficult in general dentistry owing to the complexity of multifactorial risk contributions and the lack of standardized education. The authors explored a health historyebased chairside risk assessment.

Keywords.
Chairside; risk; risk assessment; TMD; temporomandibular; orofacial pain; pain.

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Dental trainees’ mental health and intention to leave their programs during the COVID-19 pandemic (July 2021 Article 2)
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CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $40.00
Course Created on: 06/24/2021
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JADA July 2021

Background.
Dental trainees (dental students, graduate students, and postdoctoral residents) are at increased risk of experiencing poor mental health, which can lead to intentions to leave their program, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Keywords.
Dental students; anxiety disorders; burnout, professional; depressive disorder; COVID-19.

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Medicaid adult dental benefits and oral health of low-income older adults (July 2021 Article 3)
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CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $40.00
Course Created on: 06/24/2021
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JADA July 2021

Background.
Older adults are keeping their natural teeth longer, spurring calls for dental coverage under Medicare. Although Medicare dental coverage would benefit all older adults, the poorest among them are already eligible for dental benefits through Medicaid. The authors examine the association between states’ Medicaid adult dental benefits and dental care use and tooth loss among low-income older adults.

Keywords.
Access to dental care; Medicaid; dental visits; tooth loss; older adults.

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COVID-2019 among dentists in the United States: A 6-month longitudinal report of accumulative prevalence and incidence (June 2021 Article 1)
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CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $40.00
Course Created on: 05/27/2021
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JADA June 2021

Background. In 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the America Dental Association released COVID-19 infection control interim guidance for US dentists, advising the use of optimal personal protection equipment during aerosol-generating procedures. The aim of this longitudinal study was to determine the cumulative prevalence and incidence rates of COVID-19 among dentists and to assess their level of engagement in specific infection control practices.

Keywords. Severe acute respiratory syndrome; dentistry; infection control; aerosols; dental care.

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What is the rate of COVID-19 infection in a population seeking oral health care? (June 2021 Article 2)
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CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $40.00
Course Created on: 05/27/2021
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JADA June 2021

Background. Although rates of COVID-19 have remained low among US dentists, the authors aimed to determine the risk of there being COVID-19 in patients seeking oral health care.

Keywords. SARS-CoV-2; COVID-19; dentistry; clinical protocols; diagnostic challenge; disease transmission; emergencies.

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A clinical investigation of dental evacuation systems in reducing aerosols (June 2021 Article 3)
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CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $40.00
Course Created on: 05/27/2021
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JADA June 2021

Background. The route of transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 has challenged dentistry to improve the safety for patients and the dental team during various treatment procedures. The purpose of this study was to evaluate and compare the effectiveness of dental evacuation systems in reducing aerosols during oral prophylactic procedures in a large clinical setting.

Keywords. Dental aerosols; oral prophylaxis; dental evacuation systems; dental suctions.

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