Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10299/163
Title: An Innovative Collaboration Between Dental Hygiene and Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Oral Health and Blood Pressure Initiatives
Authors: Betts, Lorraine
Cherney, Shari
Grant, Lynne
McKay, Linda
Rogers, Lisa
Wiesenthal, Sandy
Keywords: Nursing
Dental Hygiene
Interprofessional education
Oral health
Blood pressure
Issue Date: 4-May-2009
Abstract: This poster highlights the interaction of students working together across shared clinical skills sets and describes the lessons learned in creating this voluntary relationship between faculties of the BScN program and Dental Hygiene programs. Under the guidance of faculty mentors: Second year BScN students teach first year Dental Hygiene students to take manual blood pressures. Second year Dental Hygiene students teach first year BScN students to perform at beside a basic oral assessment and daily oral care procedures for mentally healthy patients.
Description: Poster
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10299/163
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