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Aging, System Disease and Oral Health: Implications for Women Worldwide (ce330) - introduction

Aging, Systemic Disease and Oral Health: Implications for Women Worldwide (Part II)

COURSE NUMBER: 330

Pam Hughes, RDH, MS; Maria Goldie, RDH, MS

Credit Hours:

3 Hour(s)

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This course will focus on three common conditions women may potentially experience as they age: stroke, rheumatoid arthritis, and depression. It will discuss risk factors and research-based approaches to treatment protocols and prevention. ...

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Overview

This course will focus on three common conditions women may potentially experience as they age: stroke, rheumatoid arthritis, and depression. It will discuss risk factors and research-based approaches to treatment protocols and prevention. Oral health care treatment guidelines, and home care products specifically tailored to promote oral health, will be addressed.


This is Part 2 of a 2-part series on women, aging and oral health. Part 1 is available in the dentalcare.com CE library.

  • Intended Audience:

    Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students, Dental Assistant Students

  • Date Course Online:

    Nov 21, 2008

  • Last Revision Date:

    May 20, 2020

  • Course Expiration Date:

    May 19, 2023

  • Cost:

    Free

  • Method:

    Self-instructional

  • AGD Subject Code(s):

    750

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:


  • Identify three women’s health concerns observed worldwide.
  • Discuss prevalence, risk factors, common treatment and prevention strategies and oral connections for each disease.
  • Outline home care strategies to help patients with these diseases improve oral hygiene.

Disclaimers

  • P&G is providing these resource materials to dental professionals. We do not own this content nor are we responsible for any material herein.
  • Participants must always be aware of the hazards of using limited knowledge in integrating new techniques or procedures into their practice.  Only sound evidence-based dentistry should be used in patient therapy.]

Note:  Registration is required to take test.

Author(s)

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Statement

  • Ms. Hughes had done consulting work for P&G.
  • Ms. Goldie reports no conflicts of interest associated with this course.
Pam  Hughes

Pam Hughes

RDH, MS

The P&G team wishes to express its sadness over the loss of our colleague and friend, Ms. Pam Hughes, on December 14, 2017. She was a dedicated, passionate dental hygiene educator and clinician who touched so many lives through her teaching ...

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Maria Goldie - CE Author

Maria Goldie

RDH, MS

Submission Information

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Nationally Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.

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8/1/2021 to 7/31/2027

Provider ID# 211886

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