Wed. 17 Nov 8:00 PM EST (New York)
Live webinar room space is limited. Admittance is on a first come, first serve basis. Recordings are available within 48 hours.
Rajesh Lalla DDS, PhD; Professor of Oral Medicine
This two-part course will present the most common oral complications of cancer therapy and their impacts on dental care. Case Discussions are included to emphasize real-world application of the material in your practice. Part 2 presents the oral complications of radiation therapy for head and neck cancer, as well as medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (MRONJ) in patients with cancer. Topics covered include radiation-induced oral mucositis, hyposalivation/xerostomia, oral infections, osteoradionecrosis, implications for dental care before and after radiation therapy, and MRONJ in oncology patients.Participants will learn: