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Dental Competency Resources @ BHSL
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Patient Assessment & Treatment Planning
Organizations and Websites
From the American Dental Association with official advisory opinions revised to April 2012.
A collection of free distance-learning courses, self-assessments, publications and resources developed to promote cultural and linguistic competence in health care.
OMS Health develops health policies and programs to help eliminate health disparities. The site includes a section dedicated to linguistic and cultural competency in health.
Find reliable patient health information in multiple languages.
Essential health literacy tools from the Health Resources and Services Administration.
Includes programs and policies to improve health and prevent disease in your community.
Dental Practice Resources
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BHSL Center of Excellence Collection
Collection includes titles on public health, community medicine & dentistry, health disparities, cultural competence, underserved patient groups and ethics.
Evidence-Based Dentistry Guide
Serves as an online repository for resources that specifically support the practice of evidence-based dentistry.
Evidence-Based Practice Guide
Provides a detailed introduction to the principles of evidence-based practice and serves as a step-by-step guide on the critical appraisal of evidence.
See the Library's NBDE II
guide for additional titles on these topics.