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Oral health conditions in primary care

Oral health conditions in primary care

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Format

Interactive CPD

Time to Complete

1 hour

Published

August 10, 2018

Updated

August 10, 2018

Programme Description

In this case-based module, Dr Toni Hazell discusses oral health problems, including how to deal with requests for antibiotics for dental abscesses.

Educational Objectives

After taking this module, you will be better able to:
  • Reflect on approaches to patients presenting with dental problems
  • Manage requests for antibiotics for dental problems
  • Be aware of medico-legal issues around treating dental problems
  • Recall symptoms and signs of dental abscesses
  • Be aware of red flag symptoms and differential diagnoses of dental abscess
  • Understand more about other oral conditions presenting in primary care
  • Author

    Dr Toni Hazell
    GP
    London
    UK

    Instructions

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 1 learning credit (1 hour learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs.

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