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ACDE – Geriatric Oral Health Platform
September 14 @ 7:00 am - 8:30 am$59
This course is designed to examine the impact of common chronic conditions on oral health in older adults. We will discuss relevant chronic diseases, including how poor nutritional intake relates to oral health in medically vulnerable elderly patients. The course will also evaluate the impact of the Age-Friendly Age System innovation on geriatric oral health and what the future of oral health in the elderly may hold.
At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Understand how to treat healthy aging individuals and aging individuals with chronic diseases.
- Recognize the 4Ms structure in the Age-Friendly Health System, a new platform for geriatric oral health