1110 - Understanding Meth Mouth and Oral Interventions
Author/Editor: Noel Brandon-Kelsch, RDH
Methamphetamines (MA) directly affect a person’s health, lifestyle, ability to function and mental status. Inexpensive to manufacture it has become the drug of choice for many. Dental professionals must have knowledge of the symptoms of use, possible side effects, drug interactions with medications and dental treatment considerations. This will aid in delivering appropriate dental treatment, intervention, patient education and prevention.
CE Credits: 3
Original Release Date: 2011; Review Date: 2020; Expiration Date: 2023