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How pregnancy affects oral health
   1 h   towards your annual CPD requirement
CPD development outcome:  C
Author:  Rebecca Power
Professional interest(s):  General Topics Oral health Nursing
Relevant For:
Dentist
Dental therapist
Dental hygienist
Orthodontic therapist
Dental nurse
Orthodontic nurse
Specialist
Course details

Rebecca Power considers the role of DCPs in raising awareness with expectant mums.

Aims and objectives

To highlight the oral manifestations linked to pregnancy, explore the statistics that support the need for further oral health education, identify the options available to support oral health in the early years for midwives and review the guidelines related to helping maintain oral health.