theory 1

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  1. COMPETENCY
    the skills, understanding, and professional values of an individual ready for beginning dental hygiene practice
  2. CEU
    • continuing education unit
    • 1 unit = 1 clock hour of instruction
  3. CONTINUING EDUCATION
    • postlicensure short-term educational experiences for refresher, updating, and renewal.
    • CE credits may be required for relicensure
  4. COTHERAPIST
    relationship between the patient, dentist, and hygienist when coordinating the efforts to attain and maintain the oral health of the patient
  5. DENTAL HYGIENE CARE
    • the science and practice of the prevention of oral diseases
    • the integrated preventative and treatment services administered for a patient by a hygienist
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