Common Medical Problems in Primary Care & Their Implications on Dentistry

The burden of chronic diseases is rapidly increasing worldwide. It is imperative that healthcare professionals possess knowledge of these conditions to prevent potential complications which may cause otherwise unnecessary morbidity and mortality. This lecture will provide an overview of common medical problems encountered in the primary care setting, discuss the implications of these diseases and their respective treatments on the provision of oral health care, as well as offer insights on the clinical management of the oral health needs of these patients. 

Speaker: Melissa Guay

 

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