Community Oral Health Practice For The Dental Hygienist by Christine French BeattyCommunity Oral Health Practice For The Dental Hygienist by Christine French Beatty

Community Oral Health Practice For The Dental Hygienist

byChristine French BeattyEditorChristine French Beatty

Paperback | March 1, 2016

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Community Oral Health Practice for the Dental Hygienist, 4th Edition, helps you acquire the skills to improve the oral health of people throughout various communities and build a successful career in the public health sector. Now in full color, this edition contains key updates onHealthy People 2020,the Affordable Care Act, health literacy, access to care, and more. Test-taking strategies, cases, and application exercises, as well as practice quizzes online, provide a wealth of opportunities for classroom and board exam preparation.

Title:Community Oral Health Practice For The Dental HygienistFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:March 1, 2016Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0323355250

ISBN - 13:9780323355254

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Table of Contents

1. People's Health: An Introduction
2. Careers in Public Health for the Dental Hygienist
3. Assessment for Community Oral Health Program Planning
4. Measuring Oral Health Status and Progress
5. Population Health
6. Oral Health Programs in the Community
7. Research
8. Health Promotion and Health Communication
9. Social Responsibility
10. Cultural Competence
11. Service-Learning: Preparing Dental Hygienists for Collaborative Practice
12. Test-Taking Strategies and Community Cases
Appendix A. Additional Websites for Community Resources
Appendix B. Dental Hygiene Competencies
Appendix C. Community Partnerships for Oral Health
Appendix D. Resources for Community Health Assessment
Appendix E. Selected Oral Conditions and Factors Influencing Oral Health That Can Be Assessed in Oral Health Surveys Appendix F. Common Dental Indexes