Self-Medication and Substance Abuse: Clinical Dental Considerations is organized by Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and will be held on Feb 16, 2018 at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America.
The target audience for this medical event is Dentists. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6 Credit Hours.
Many patients add or substitute prescription and non-prescription drug products in their medication regimen, unaware of potentially serious adverse outcomes, and often without mention during a review of their medical history. This program will provide participants with an overview of the dental considerations of the most popular prescription and non-prescription drugs and supplements patients use to self-medicate, Using case scenarios, special emphasis will be given to techniques useful in successfully identifying self-medication and obtaining a complete patient medication history.
Conference Objectives are :
• Identify the most commonly used prescription and non-prescription drugs, herbal and nutritional supplements patients use to self-medicate
• Describe the illicit and licit uses of these products and their clinical dental considerations
• Discuss techniques useful in identifying self-medication and for obtaining a complete and accurate medical history
• Discuss the strategies necessary for successfully managing self-medicating patients
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
|Contact No.||:||+1 617-636-6828,
|Registration Type||End Date||Price|
|Dentist Fee||15 Feb,2018||USD 295.00|
|Staff Fee||15 Feb,2018||USD 95.00|