• Head and neck cancer – an overview

    • Friday 27 April, 3:45 - 4:45
    • This lecture is presented by: Jillian Eastmond
    • This session will take place in: Room 1
    • core cpd

      This lecture counts toward eCPD outcomes:

      • C
    • dentist, team

      Aims and objectives:
      1. To provide the dental team with an overview of the aetiology and treatment of head and neck cancer
      2. To discuss the effect head and neck cancer has on patients
      3. To provide knowledge on how to raise the issue of smoking cessation to patients.

      Learning outcomes
      After this lecture delegates will be able to:
      1. Discuss the main causes of head and neck cancer
      2. Identify risk groups and risk factors
      3. Discuss the common signs and symptoms of oral cancer
      4. Discuss the effects of tobacco use as a contributory factor of oral cancer
      5. Raise the issue of smoking cessation to at risk patients.

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National Examining Board for Dental Nurses (NEBDN)

Jillian Eastmond