Oral health: Nursing assessment and interventions
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Oral health plays an important role in general health and well-being. Promoting good oral health through education and assistance with oral hygiene is an important part of holistic nursing.
At the end of this module participants will be able to:
- Discuss the importance of poor oral health.
- Describe the role of nursing in oral health care.
- Outline the steps and justification for performing an oral health assessment.
- Identify two key oral health interventions indicated for nursing professionals.