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Oral Health in Aged Care


Learning Objectives:

  • identify the major effects of poor oral health on older people
  • outline the signs of oral health problems
  • describe reasons why older people are at higher risk of oral health problems
  • outline procedures for a simple oral health assessment and care of the teeth, gums and mouth
  • identify examples of how to respond to resistance to oral care with dignity

 Course Code: CLIQS

Standards Incorporated in this Course: 3

CPD Value: 0.53