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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

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

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

Biofilm, the host response and treatment in periodontal disease

Categories: Dental Hygiene, Health and Medical Topics, Periodontics

Author(s): Fiona Collins

Periodontal disease, including gingivitis, is prevalent in the general population. Periodontal pathogens contained in dental biofilm play a central role in periodontitis; however, it is the...

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

Etiologies, Sequelae and Management of Dry Mouth

Categories: Dental Hygiene, Health and Medical Topics, Oral Medicine and Pathology

Author(s): Fiona Collins

Dry mouth affects a significant proportion of the population, with an increased prevalence with age. Etiologies include medication use, autoimmune diseases, head and neck radiation, chemotherapy,...

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

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