|CHAIR-SIDE MEDICAL SCREENING - A ROLE FOR OSAP?|
||This presentation will focus on where dentistry is going in regards to chair-side medical screening and discuss opportunities for the dental team, the benefits to the patient, and the potential role for OSAP in facilitating this type of endeavor. **This program was supported through an educational grant from Sultan Healthcare.|
||At the completion of this presentation, the participant should be able to:|
- Recognize clinical implications of chairside medical screening and how these define the practice of dentistry in the future.
- Realize how medical screening benefits patients and the providers who deliver their care.
- Understand the relationship between infectious disease processes and some chronic medical conditions.