Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:
- Define pica.
- List three possible causes of pica.
- Recognize intraoral signs of pica.
- Describe how to educate patients on the dental health risks of pica.
- Describe appropriate dental management techniques for patients with pica.
- Describe appropriate medical and dental treatment options for patients with pica.
- Identify additional resources for patients and dental professionals.