Judy Bendit, RDH, BS
On demand program – 1 CEU
AGD Pace – AGD Subject codes: 010, 430, 730
Clinicians are reporting that the burden of dental disease has noticeably increased as a result of the lack of routine care, change in diet, stress and many other factors. This impact of the pandemic is real and will persist for some time. Being able to identify the impact of saliva on this process is critical. Let’s spend an hour looking at some risk factors and possible solutions to fix the problem.
- Describe the impact of saliva on dental disease.
- Examine salivary risk factors for dental disease.
- Recognize solutions to reduce risk.