UN Lincoln Dental Clinical Scenario with An Older Adult Discussion


Describe a clinical encounter with an older adult (age 65+) that you have observed or participated at the College of Dentistry, Describe the patient and clinical scenario (medical, dental, and social/behavioral history); describe how the case reinforces and/correlates to topics covered in this course; describe implications for dental practice AND your own reflections on caring for older adults and your professional development. Please see the grading rubric below for additional assignment details.

I am a dental hygiene student and taking a geriatric course.
my professor is asking to write a 2 page paper about an experience we had with an older adult in the clinic