Theory II


a measure of ability to carry out the basic tasks needed for self care


ADLs (activities of daily living)


a measure of the ability to perform more of the complex tasks necessary to function in our society; tasks that require a comination of physical and cognitive ablitity


IADLs (instrumental activities of daily living)


patient education and oral hygiene instruction that anticipate potential oral and systemic health problems associated with risk factors identified during patient assessment


anticipatory guidance


american society of anesthesiologists; originally developed the ____ classification to determine modifications necessary to provide general anesthetic to patients during surgical procedures


ASA


the critical analysis and evealuation or judgement of a particular condition, situation or other subject of appraisal


assessment


the patient's concern as stated during the initial health history preparation; may be the reason for seeking professional care; such as pain or discomfort may require emergency dental diagnosis


chief complaint


initial therapy and continued periodontal maintenance provided as the therapeutic end point in cases where the severity and extent of the disease or the age and health of the patient preclude optimal results of periodontal therapy


compromised therapy


complete care; end point at which all tretment required at the time has been completed


definitive care


to identify or recognize a disease or problem


diagnose


a statement of the problem; a concise technical description of the cause, natur or maifestations of a condition, situation or problem, identification of a disease or deviation from normal condition by recognition of characteristic signs and symptoms


diagnosis


identificaiton of an existing or potential oral health problem that a dentaly hygienist is qualified and licensed to treat


dental hygiene diagnosis


identification of which one of several diseases or conditions may be producing the symptoms


differential diagnosis


providing oral care based on relevant scientifically sound research


evidence based care


OSCAR


oral, systemic, capability, autonomy and reality


Developed by the American Acadmey of Oral Medicine to provide a convenient, systematic approach to identifying dental, medical/pharmacologic, functional, ehtical, and fiscal factors that meed to be evaluated and weighed when planning treatment for geriatrci individulas or those with disabilities


OSCAR-oral, systemic, capability, autonomy, and reality


prediction of outcome; forecast of the probable course and outcome of a disease and the prospects of recovery as expected by the nature of a specific condition and the symptoms of the case


prognosis


a judgment regarding the results expected to be achieved from oral treatment provided by a dentaly hygienist


dental hygiene prognosis


an attribute or exposure that increases the probability of disease, such as an aspect of personal behavior environmental exposure, or an inherited characteristic associated with health realated conditions


risk factor


a determinant that can be modified by intervention, thereby reducing the probability of disease


modifiable risk factor