A Patient’s Perspective on Moral Issues

argues that, in addition to dentists and ethicists, a morally correct conversation about these issues ought to include people who require oral health care services; based on an article in the Journal of the American College of Dentists. (1 credit hour)

Learning Objectives

After completing the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify and discuss some of the perspectives of patients regarding oral health
  • Weigh considerations about balancing expanded access to oral health care and quality of care—from the patients’ perspective

Please Review the Following Article:

A Patient’s Perspective on Moral Issues

Reference

Valerie Smith, A Patient’s Perspective on Moral Issues and Universal Oral Health Care, Journal of the American College of Dentists, 2007, 74(3), 27-31.

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