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Diabetes and Oral Disease …will learn: The definition, classification, prevalence and risk factors for diabetes mellitus (DM). How DM is diagnosed and monitored over time. The medical complications of DM. Pharmacological management of DM….
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Raising Awareness for Safety Net Dental Clinics: A Case Study Introduction 6 year old Hispanic male presented to the San Jose Clinic in Houston, TX on 8/18/18 for a comprehensive examination. (Fig 1) Medical History Patient reports a history of…
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Periodontal Risk Assessment …hygiene, BOP, PPD, AL, furcation involvement, subgingival calculus, iatrogenic factors Periodontal Risk Assessment Periodontal risk assessment requires a full periodontal examination, including radiographs, and a review of the patient’s medical
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Risk Assessment for Early Childhood Caries …These forms should encompass an assessment of child-associated clinical, environmental, and behavioral factors, including caries experience, dietary habits, social background, oral hygiene habits, as well as any relevant medical history….
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Diet and Oral Health: A Dietitian’s Perspective …complex medical or psychiatric illness, medications, or specific medical treatments Dental Dietetics Many patients I have found Need dietary advice both healthy and sound. People with mouths that have rampant…
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A New Classification Scheme for Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases and Disorders …outcomes” for patients.10Medical Press: New classification of periodontal and periimplant diseases and conditions. 2018, 21 June. Available at: https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-06-classification-periodontal-periimplant-diseases-conditions.html. It will require time for clinicians to digest and begin to…
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The Dangers of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages: Dental Professionals Must Respond …provided advice on a healthy diet and physical activity, as well as medical referrals for children who were overweight or at risk of being overweight. Reductions in Body Mass Index…
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A News Reporter Looks at the Dental Profession in a New Book – “Teeth” …The book also includes a history of the development of the dental profession and dental education, with an emphasis on the separation of the dental and medical professions. Otto devotes…
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Management of post-treatment dental pain …non-opioid analgesics for dental care in emergency departments: Findings from the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey. J Public Health Dent 2014;74(4):283-92. While primary care physicians have prescribed the majority…
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Premedication to Enhance the Efficacy of Dental Anesthesia …premedication rather than with the use of medications for chronic pain, they can occur. Before selecting premedication, the patient’s full medical history must be known, and the full prescribing information…