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DHY:130Concepts of Clinical Dental Hygiene II3

Techniques for the assessment of medical status and dental conditions as a basis for the dental hygiene diagnosis, and learning theory as a basis for patient education, are covered. Fluoride, as an individual and a community primary preventive measure, is emphasized. Extrinsic stain removal principles are included. Prerequisites: Current enrollment in the Dental Hygiene program, CPR health care provider level, DHY 120, DHY 121 and Reading Proficiency.