1422 - Geriatric Dentistry: Reviewing for the Present, Preparing for the Future

Author/Editor: Natalie Kaweckyj, LDA, RF, CDA, CDPMA, COA, COMSA, CPFDA, CRFDA, MADAA, BA

The physical and dental characteristics of aging are examined in this course. It reviews medical conditions that affect preventive and restorative treatment and offers a variety of resources for patients with xerostomia and physical disabilities. Understanding these concepts can better prepare dental team members for interaction with this fast growing group of individuals.

CE Credits: 4
Original Release Date: 2014; Review Date: 2020; Expiration Date: 2023


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