Overview

Course Contact: ce@ataleoftwohygienists.com
Course Categories: New Concepts in Dental Hygiene,Clinical Dentistry Subjects That Relate Directly to Patient Care and Clinical Dentistry,Supportive Clinical Dentistry Subjects That Relate to the Support of Patient Care and Clinical Dentistry,Behavioral Sciences (Guidance, Management, Modifications),Patient Relations, Communications, Management,Oral / Health Education & Patient Counseling,Pharmacology (New and Developing Drugs, Prescribing and Disposal, Proper Use, Knowledge, Protocols, and Risks),Substance Abuse / Addiction (Basic Awareness, Problems of Drug Abuse & Addiction, Oral Effects, & Dependency Issues of Alcohol, Marijuana, Meth, Tobacco, Electronic Cigarettes, etc),Clinical Application / Techniques / Procedures,Delivery / Treatment of Care / Access to Care,New Concepts in Dentistry,Oral / Dental Health Care & Conditions (Hypersensitivity, Trauma, Halitosis, Xerostomia, Orofacial Pain, Oral Complications to Medicine Use, etc),Course Directly Related to the Professions
Provider Approval: Nationally Recognized (AGD-PACE) Academy of General Dentistry Program approval for Continuing Education
Educational Type: Self Study
Educational Method: Electronically mediated with a testing mechanism (internet, one-way & two-way transmissions through open broadcast, closed circuit, cable, microwave, broadband lines, fiber optics, satellite, or wireless communications devices)

After listening to his episode you should be able to discuss the following:


Understand the mechanism of action of THC and CBD and their systemic and oral health consequences.
Develop an understanding of the side effects of vaping, oral oils, and edibles.
Improve your ability to communicate with patients about cannabis.
Apply this knowledge clinically and understand how cannabis can affect a person’s response to anesthesia.
Discuss the risks of using cannabis and its effects on dental health, including oral cancer, caries, and periodontal disease. 


 

 

 

 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the Academy of General Dentistry Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE) through the joint program provider approval of CE Zoom, LLC and Tale of Two Hygienists.  CE Zoom, LLC is approved for awarding FAGD/MAGD credit.

 


Prerequisites : none
Sponsor(s): None

None

All CE Zoom related support: support.cezoom.com

Date / Time

Self Study - On Demand

Location

Tuition

Complimentary