Contemporary Issues in Medicine: Oral Health Education for Medical and Dental Students, June 2008
This report identifies the knowledge, skills and attitudes
regarding oral and systemic health that physicians and dentists
must acquire in order to improve and maintain their patients' oral
and overall health.
The report stresses the need for cross-professional training to
improve recognition, diagnosis, treatment and referral for oral
health issues by physicians, as well as increased understanding of
clinical medicine for dental students.
Read the full AAMC report (PDF).
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