when should you provide education and feedback
after all info is collected
avoids unnecessary dental issues before they occur
the main reason for the patient's visit
behavior or attribute that has a direct causal effect on the onset or progression, or both, of the disease.
those that can not be changed (pt cant do themselves, doesn't mean it cant be changed tho)
non modifiable risk factor
those that can be changed
modifiable risk factor
biologically relationship, but research has only showan association (could be a risk but no gaurentee)
no causal or biological relationship with oral disease but has been associated with populations that have the disease.
ex of modifiable risk factors
ex of nonmodifiable risk factors
presence of MOs
risk variances are
who is at greatest risk for all oral diseases