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HIV / AIDS: Clinical Review for Florida: 2 CEs

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HIV AIDS Clinical Review & Updates Florida  

Credit hours/CE: 2  Approved CEBroker / FL Dental Board provider #50-19593
Sources/Editor/Author
MaryLou Austin, RDH, MS, Health Science Editor
Michelle Jameson, MA, Health Science Editor
CDC, NIH, Florida Dept of Health

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will:

  • Understand the definitions and differences between HIV and AIDS.
  • Identify major clinical manifestations, including major oral lesions associated with HIV/ AIDS.
  • Use appropriate standard precautions and rigorous infection control protocols.
  • Know best practices and protocols for post-exposure reporting.
  • Review HIV AIDS statistics pertinent to Florida to understand statewide trends.

Course Description:
For many years, a diagnosis of HIV infection or AIDS was a death sentence. Then, highly effective anti-retroviral medications were discovered. This course provides information to dental practitioners with reference to Florida statistics and resources, regarding how identify clinical manifestations of AIDS, treatment options and protocols, standard precautions and infection control protocols and post-exposure protocols in efforts to stop the spread of the disease to patients and practitioners. This course fulfills all state board requirements for a review of HIV / AIDS for dental license renewal specific for Florida.

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