In this 30 minute video, Dr. David Flores discusses the current trends in alcohol use and misuse in older adults, introduces assessment techniques and tools, discusses clinical manifestation and interventions. This valuable information is helpful to direct healthcare providers and community workers helping the older adult population.
David Flores, PhD, LMSW, MPH, CPH
Gayle Hersch, PhD, OTR
Carolyn P. Da Silva, PT, DSc, NCS
David Flores, PhD, LMSW, MPH, CPH; Barbara Reilley, PhD; and Carmel Dyer, MD
The power point presentation with audio and embedded video clips presents an overview of the relationship of oral health to overall systemic health in mechanically ventilated adults. The purpose of this module is to inform health care professionals of the link between oral health and systemic health in mechanically ventilated adults
Jones D, Sadowsky J, Morris D, Patel B: Oral Health and Mechanically Ventilated Critically Ill Adults. OHNEP (Oral Health Nursing Education and Practice); 2012.
Jones D, Sadowsky J, Morris D, Patel B. Interprofessional Education: Oral Health and Mechanically Ventilated Critically Ill Adults. MedEdPORTAL; 2014.
The authors have produced both a narrated PowerPoint with embedded video clips as well as a non-narrated power point presentation which will provide a review of the numerous effects a cerebrovascular accident can have on the oral cavity. Common oral hygiene practices of nursing staff that are inadequate and may be detrimental to oral health are explained and therapeutic alternatives are presented and demonstrated.
Morris D, Sadowsky J. Oral Health and the Stroke Survivor. MedEdPORTAL; 2013.
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