CTE Resource Center - Verso - Home Health Aide Task 355586363
Administer oral hygiene, including dental care and special mouth care.
Administration should include following guidelines for
- brushing and flossing teeth
- caring for dentures (e.g., protecting surface by using an appropriate toothpaste)
- providing special mouth care.
- Why is oral care important?
- What conditions require reporting an oral hygiene problem?
- How often should mouth care be performed?
- How can weight loss impact a person who wears dentures?
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