Modules

Boy and provider after examWelcome to Caries Prevention, Risk Assessment, Diagnosis, and Treatment. This series of modules was developed for clinicians working in safety net dental clinics. The modules provide a framework for assessing patients’ risk for dental caries and determining prevention, treatment, and education strategies based on that patient’s risk category. The modules also include information about dental caries prevention, examination, restorative treatment, and recall intervals.

Modules

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Post-Tests: After completing the modules, you can take the post-tests (for credit or for self assessment). Two CE credits are awarded to those in the dental profession through Lutheran Medical Center (LMC). LMC is an American Dental Association Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) recognized provider. There is no charge for CE credits.

Course Development: This curriculum was developed by a multidisciplinary team of experts. Click here for a list of authors and reviewers. Support for development of the curriculum was provided by the Bureau of Health Professions (grant number T12HP10684), Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to the Ohio Department of Health, Oral Health Section.Ohio Dental Safety Net Information Center

After completing the course, please take a moment to fill out the evaluation, your feedback will help improve the curriculum.