At a time when both dentistry and medicine are galloping ahead at break-neck speed, it is critical for the dental professional to understand developments in medicine that can critically impact care of their patients.
In this module, you’ll learn how to prepare a patient wearing an insulin pump for advanced dental work.
This is MODULE ELEVEN in a 13-module video lecture series, UCS Companion Video Series, developed and presented by Dr. Leslie Fang.
This module is worth 1 Credit Hour. Receive significant savings when purchasing the full series.
Purchase of this course grants access for one year and requires an internet connection, computer with video and audio capabilities, and in some cases, Adobe Reader to view handouts and articles.
NOTE: Many dental boards require that a specified portion of your CE credits be via in-person attendance at live courses. Check your state's rules!
Attendees will learn:
Good oral health provides tremendous benefits to diabetics
How diabetes correlates with other diseases
patients with insulin pumps often are taking additional medication.
how to prepare a patient wearing an insulin pump for advanced dental work.
(AGD Code - Definition - Hours)
750 Special Patient Care (Dentistry for the medically compromised) – 1 hour
Total hours: 1 hour