Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe the prevalence and contributing factors of chronic disease.
  • List patient assessment considerations.
  • Recognize clinical signs and symptoms of ten chronic diseases.
  • Explain the epidemiology and etiology of ten chronic diseases.
  • Recognize oral health conditions associated with ten chronic diseases.
  • Describe patient management considerations for ten chronic diseases.