Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:
- Identify and discuss potential dental procedure-specific risk factors.
- Identify and discuss patient-specific risk factors.
- Discuss endocrine and metabolic pharmacology.
- Identify endocrine and metabolic abnormalities based on the patient’s drug history.
- Determine perioperative endocrine and/or metabolic risk based on procedure- and patient-specific variables.