STUDENT RESOURCES

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This section offers a variety of FREE educational resources for students, such as in-depth case studies, case challenges, and real-world strategies. It also provides links to an extensive Media Library, student fundraising opportunities and special purchase opportunities at student pricing from Crest + Oral-B.

We, at Crest + Oral-B, look forward to a life-long relationship with you beginning as a student and continuing throughout your career.

QUICK LINKS
VIRTUAL SOFT TISSUE EXAMINATION: APPLICATION OF THE 2017 AAP/EFP WORLD WORKSHOP GUIDELINES
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The learner will experience a virtual soft tissue exam including the parameters of the new periodontal classification guidelines. Next, there are 5 patient case studies where learner will apply the material while developing critical thinking and problem solving skills. Lastly, upon completion of the case studies a final knowledge quiz.
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TOOTHPASTE: HOW AND WHY TO RECOMMEND
Toothpaste: How and Why to Recommend

What’s in it for you and your patients? This course module will go into depth about the benefits of stabilized stannous fluoride and how to communicate benefits to your patients.

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DENTAL RADIOLOGY SYLLABUS

Syllabus: Dental Radiology

The information in this 12-module syllabus is intended (1) to meet elements of initial educational/training requirements for Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students, and Dental Assistant Students related to dental radiography; (2) to provide a framework for an in-service training program in oral healthcare settings to meet annual educational/training requirements as mandated by federal, state, local and professional organizations; and (3) to serve as a resource for oral healthcare personnel wishing to review evidence-based information on specific topics related to dental radiography. A PDF is available for each module that may serve as a convenient resource.

INFECTION CONTROL SYLLABUS

Syllabus: Infection Prevention, Hazardous Waste Management, and Hazard Communication Compliance

The information in this 13-module syllabus is intended (1) to meet initial educational/training requirements for Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students, and Dental Assistant Students as mandated by OSHA and other federal, state, local and professional organizations, (2) to provide a framework for an in-service training program in oral healthcare settings to meet annual educational/training requirements as mandated by OSHA and other federal, state, local and professional organizations, and (3) to serve as a resource for oral healthcare personnel wishing to review evidence-based information on specific topics related to infection prevention, hazardous waste management, and hazard communication compliance.

PERIODONTAL CHAIRSIDE GUIDE
2018 Periodontal Chairside Guide

This chairside periodontal patient education guide is designed to help you communicate common oral conditions to your patients while using your professional guidance to provide treatment options.

It is based on the Classification of Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases and Conditions proceedings of the World Workshop jointly held by AAP and EFP 2017.

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CASE STUDIES
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Our in-depth case studies have been designed specifically for prevention in dental and hygiene school preventative curriculum. Each case includes the patients pertinent medical and dental history (Patient History and Periodontal Charting) and images (Radiographs, study models and Intraoral images). These cases will provide you with insights into the complex issues involved in patient care.

CASE CHALLENGES
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Students can test their ability to analyze complex cases using our interactive case challenges using our cases developed by faculty and dental professionals using REAL cases. Students can review diagnostic information, such as clinical, radiographic and pathological findings, and select the proper diagnosis.

CARIES PREVENTION
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Complete these ten courses developed in partnership with ADEA on caries process and prevention.

LEARNING & STUDY AIDS

Case-based learning helps you to develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills. These quick links are here to help, by keeping important studies, reviews, and strategies at your fingertips.

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Courses Related to INBDE Development Guide?

Need help preparing for the new Integrated National Board Dental Exam? Download our INDBE Guide which outlines the CE courses on our website related to topics covered on the Integrated National Board Dental Examination.
Click here to view Guide.

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Patient Education

A variety of topics, oral health instructional videos and materials developed specifically for children, online handbooks to aid professionals in communicating information to Spanish-speaking patients and much, much more!

Visit our Patient Education section.

TEST DRIVE
Test Drive Patient Journey

Do you remember the first time you used an electric toothbrush? Now your patients can experience this level of clean, too. Help your patients comply with your Oral Hygiene Instructions and recommendation to use an electric toothbrush by professionally guiding them on how to use it while also exposing them to the latest in power brush technology.

By using the ‘Tell, Show, Do’ method of patient communication your patient is more likely to comply with your recommendations leading to improved oral health. Find out more at dentalcare.com/testdrive.

OFFERS & FUNDRAISING
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Fundraising Opportunities Available: As a student registered at dentalcare.com, you qualify for exclusive discounts on Crest + Oral-B products. You can participate in special fundraising programs that help your school organizations reach their financial goals.

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