Oral Health and the Aging Adult

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Submitted by Minnesota North... on Mar 7, 2023 - 2:55pm CST

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This webinar given by Claire Tucker and Bridget Fitzhugh aims to educate healthcare providers about the most up-to-date information on oral health and the aging adult. By the end of this webinar, learners should be able to: (1) recognize common changes in dentition caused by aging; (2) list the benefits of having natural dentition; (3) explain the role of nutrition in the oral health of aging populations; and (4) discuss the relationship between oral health and disease processes in geriatric populations. A pre-assessment, post-assessment, and evaluation is included in this activity. Registration is required by the creators in order to access the material but there is no charge. This activity expires April 04, 2025.

Source: Arkansas Geriatric Education Collaborative, 2020

Bridget Fitzhugh
Claire Tucker
Age-Friendly Care and Education Collection