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Cultural Competemility: Merging Cultural Competence and Cultural Humility in Dental HealthcareSelect options
“Cultural humility involves understanding the complexity of identities — that even in sameness there is difference — and that a clinician will never be fully competent about the evolving and dynamic nature of a patient’s experiences” Shamaila Khan, PhD
Risk Based Periodontal Therapy: The Dental Hygienist’s Role$35.00 Select options
Advances in research indicate that the successful prevention and treatment of periodontal disease hinges on assessing and managing clinical and behavioral factors.
Influencing Biofilm Repopulation with Oral ProbioticsFrom: $35.00 Select options
What are the adjunctive therapies available to help our clients shift from a pathogenic biofilm to a healthier, more balanced biofilm? How do we meet the challenge of helping our clients prolong and maintain that healthier balance to stop the progression of disease?
Poor Oral Hygiene and Cognitive DeclineSelect options
Discover the link between oral inflammation and cognitive decline. Learn of recent scientific findings showing that the periodontal pathogen, p. gingivalis can invade and inflame areas of the brain contributing to disease. Enroll now to expand your clinical expertise and improve patient outcomes.
Medical History Front and Center: Oral Manifestations of Systemic ConditionsFrom: $35.00 Select options
Expand your reasoning as we look at lesions and oral changes, deciphering the systemic conditions they are evidence of. Hygienists with keen eyes for these lesions/changes and the conditions they are associated with can elevate both patient and employer appreciation.
Herbals in DentistryFrom: $39.00 Select options
The use of herbal medicinal products has seen tremendous growth over the past two decades. It is estimated that over 42% of Americans use some form of herbal supplement. As your patients are using herbals what do you need to know of their side effects, interactions and implications for the dental treatment plan?