Concurrent Saturday – ADOHTA 2021

Concurrent Saturday

1330 – 1430 Recently there has been some significant changes in our understanding and classification of periodontal disease. We are learning more about the pathogenesis of the disease and associations with more systemic condition including neurological conditions. As such a...
  • February 6, 2019
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1100 – 1200 The Oral Health Practitioners’ role in preventing erosion will present current research on erosion to, explaining what the issue is, why it has exploded in recent years, and how clinicians can support their patients in the clinic...
  • February 6, 2019
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1200 – 1300 This presentation will focus on practical uses of lasers and the science behind them in everyday practice . I will introduce you to ways to integrate a laser or lasers   into your current OHT/HYGIENE regime.We will...
  • January 15, 2019
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0850 – 1030  Early interceptive treatment is orthodontic treatment performed at an early age during the early mixed dentition and before the establishment of the permanent dentition. Children as early as 6 years old can exhibit significant crowding, severe dentofacial...
  • January 10, 2019
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1100 – 1200 Medicines are a part of everyday life for most Australians. Whether they are prescription or non-prescription drugs, vitamins or herbal remedies, medicines of all kinds can impact on oral health and the outcome of dental treatment in...
  • December 7, 2018
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0930 – 1030 Antimicrobial stewardship, or AMS for short, is a term that describes strategies for improving antibiotic appropriateness and minimising antibiotic risks such as resistance, side effects and cost. OHP’s can make a significant contribution to AMS especially since...
  • December 7, 2018
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1200 – 1230 Communication and leadership determine the development and success of a profession.  Relevance, currency and the ability to adapt to the changing environment that is oral health, enables the profession to succeed.  This presentation will discuss the how...
  • November 14, 2018
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1400 – 1500 The provision of preventive oral health care for our aging population living in residential aged care is a growing concern.  This presentation will provide an overview of the development of an undergraduate curriculum that orientates and prepares...
  • November 14, 2018
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1330 -1430 Life is full of difficult conversations which invariably arise at difficult times, and none more so than those which can arise through our interactions with patients, colleagues and staff. This presentation seeks to examine why these interactions are...
  • November 9, 2018
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1430 – 1500 CQUniversity has a established relationship between the health disciplines. This alliance has resulted in multiple collaborations including sharing resources, socialization, research initiatives, interprofessional clinical practice and the education of health practitioners’ roles and clinical skills.   The literature...
  • November 9, 2018
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