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The Dental Hygiene Detective: What your patient's mouth is telling you (Dental Team Education)
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There are many clues that provide evidence of diseases, such as occlusal wear, recession, bleeding, fissured tongues, erythemic tissues, incipient lesions, and many more. Determining our patient's high-risk factors for oral disease and systemic health is multi-factorial and our role as dental professionals allows us to evaluate the first signs of disease. This Dental Team Education course will help you and your team review the patient's risk factors in-depth, while empowering the clinician to compare clinical technologies that align with the patient's lifestyle to reduce decrease disease.

Presenter: Amber Auger, RDH, MPH
After this course you should be able to:
• Discover common oral conditions and identify what can be recommended for treatment
• Review clinical assessments to be used chairside that determine the severity of disease
• Evaluate the collaborative approach for prior disease management


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