evaluation is a systematic determination of ____, _____ or ______
t/f evaluation provides ongoing feedback throughout dental hygiene appt
what is the importance of assessing the outcome of both clinical and preventive interventions at the completion of a treatment cycle?
identifies need for further treatment and adapted seflcare protocols
t/f evaluation does not help to determine appropriate maintenance interval
false it DOES help
what are the six steps in evaluation?
determine indicators to evaluate
_______ = continuing care
t/f oral diseases do recur but control is possible through combined personal and professional effort
t/f the success of the maintenance depends on the clinician and their skills
FALSE! depends on understanding of pt
the purposes of maintenance are to continue _____ state, prevent ______ of infection, prevent new _____, monitor clinical signs of ______ and ______, monitor educational and ____ changes, ongoing_____ and pt _____ (go fight win! you can do it!)
health and disease
t/f the ppaointment intervals of maintenance are fixed for every pt, it should be every 6 months
false! depends on individuals 2-9 months
appointement intervals for maintenance is based on _____ activity, _____ risk, _____ factors, pt ______ and previous disease
what are some examples of pt that need special appointment requirements of 2 or 3 months
mentally or physicalled disabled
pt undergoing extensive dental care
rampant dental caries
what are some reasons for referral during the initial visit?
necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis
drug induced gingival enlargement (phenytoin)
what are some reasons for referral during maintenance?
mucogingival problems (lack of attached gingiva near healthy receded gingival margins)
periodontal disease that is refractory or not responsive
severe bone loss and mobility
how can you prevent/control recolonization?
daily personal dental biofilm control
professional supervision and maintenance
what are some factors contributing to recurrence of perio? 6