The September 2021 issue of the Journal of the California Dental Association spotlights dentistry’s role in addressing the needs of dental patients with chronic conditions. Articles explore oral health and cognitive impairment, the HPV vaccine and a hypertension screening pilot program.
Also included in this issue is the California Oral Health Literacy Toolkit, which provides a teach-back tipsheet and four additional components to help providers learn or review basic oral health literary principles.
The CDA Journal can be read on computer, tablet or smartphone through the Issuu platform. Download the Issuu app from the App Store or Google Play and explore articles online at cda.org/journal.