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Assessing Patient Risk for Dry Mouth and Impact on Oral Health Quality of Life

Categories: Health and Medical Topics

Author(s): Ann Spolarich

The purpose of this webinar is to assist clinicians with the identification of patient populations who are at risk for chronic dry mouth and resultant complications. Participants will learn about a...

ADA Credits: 1 | AGD Credits: 1 | Cost: $19.00

Xerostomia: Assessment, Diagnosis and Interventions

Categories: Health and Medical Topics

Author(s): Ann Spolarich

The purpose of this webinar is to provide an overview of xerostomia and the impact of medication-induced dry mouth on oral health. Normal properties of saliva will be reviewed, as well as oral...

ADA Credits: 1 | AGD Credits: 1 | Cost: $19.00

Patients with Xerostomia: CAUSES AND TREATMENT OPTIONS

Categories: Dental MBA, Health and Medical Topics

Author(s): Richard Nagelberg, Todd Shatkin

Xerostomia is the subjective sensation of oral dryness, while dry mouth is objective and refers to hyposalivation, defined as reduced or nonexistent salivary flow. The terms xerostomia and dry mouth...

ADA Credits: 2 | AGD Credits: 2 | Cost: $29.00

Tobacco Cessation: Health Benefits and Interventions

Categories: Health and Medical Topics

Author(s): Fiona Collins

Tobacco use continues to be prevalent, although much progress has been made in reducing its use and therefore its impact on health. Methods used for tobacco cessation include behavioral and...

ADA Credits: 2 | AGD Credits: 2 | Cost: $29.00

Tobacco: A Toxic Mix for Oral and Systemic Health

Categories: Health and Medical Topics

Author(s): Fiona Collins

Tobacco use is causally related and linked to a large number of oral and systemic disease and conditions. At this point, at least 69 chemicals have been identified that impact health while tobacco...

ADA Credits: 2 | AGD Credits: 2 | Cost: $29.00