Dental Management of Patients with Bleeding Disorders

Introduction

Introduction

This continuing education course will provide dental professionals with general information for managing patients with bleeding disorders. Specifics of this course include: basic physiology of the hemostatic system; common bleeding disorders and their etiologies; requisite laboratory testing; and current evidence-based guidelines for the purpose of developing individualized treatment plans for such patients. Having a greater appreciation of these essentials will enable the dental practitioner to successfully treat patients with bleeding disorders.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Statement

  • The author reports no conflicts of interest associated with this work.

Disclaimer:  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.

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SUBMISSION INFORMATION

Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) Submission

To have your "proof of completion" information automatically submitted to the AGD, make sure to add your AGD membership number in the field provided on the Share Your Test Score page. Allow at least 30 days for your credit transfer to appear in your AGD account.

Florida CE Broker

In order for your "proof of completion" information to be automatically submitted to Florida CE Broker, add your Florida License number in the field provided on the "Share Your Test Score" page. If you are licensed in multiple states, please enter just your Florida License number. Allow at least 30 days for your credit transfer to appear in your account.

For accurate submissions into the Florida CE Broker system, dentists needs to have a DN in front of their license number and hygienists need to have a DH in front of their license number. The Florida CE Broker System does not accept "0's" in front of the license number.

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