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2018 - 2019 Continuing Education

Karen Baker: Homecare, Herbals and the Prescription Opioids Crisis

  • Fri, Mar 01, 2019 | 8:30 AM - Fri, Mar 01, 2019 | 4:30 PM
  • Location: Lynnwood Convention Center
  • Address: 3711 196th Street SW, Lynnwood, Washington, USA
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Class Description:

COURSE OBJECTIVES:  After attending this full day course and reviewing the handouts, the participant should be able to:

  • Recommend a mouth rinse based on patient factors such as xerostomia and caries risk.
  • Select an “alternative” homecare product line based on effective ingredients and reasonable manufacturer claims.
  • Select specific nutraceutical oral health products with reasonable claims and safe ingredients.
  • Evaluate and rate the effectiveness of nutraceutical products for microbial and non-microbial mucositis, caries, gingivitis and periodontitis.
  • Recognize the role of the dentist in contributing to the current public health emergency related to opioid abuse.
  • Discuss the benefits and risks of specific pain control regimens for effective dental analgesia.​​​​​

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NEW Cancellation Policy

Due to the new Membership Meeting registration procedure, our cancellation policy has changed. ​Here is the current CDE Class Cancellation Policy:
Refunds, minus a $40 processing fee, will be awarded up to five business days before the course. After that time, no refunds will be awarded.