Dental Hygiene IV Theory
2 Credit Hours
This course provides continued development of comprehensive care with emphasis placed on the ability to synthesize the instruction and techniques gained from the previous courses while providing comprehensive program exit-level competency for clients. Research principles are applied to facilitate the students' comprehension and ability to critique professional and scientific literature to continue to learn and grow as a professional and enhance clinical practice. Included in this course is baseline knowledge of Ethics as it relates to dental care issues, adult and child abuse and the legal aspects including the statutes, rules and regulations pertaining to the practice of dental hygiene in the state of Iowa. Prerequisites: DHY-293 Dental Hygiene III Theory.