theory II

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theory II
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  1. a measure of the ability to carry out the basic tasks needed for self-care
    Activities of Daily Living - ADLs
  2. a measure of the ability to perform more of the complex tasks necessary to function in our society; tasks that require a combination of physical and cognitive ability
    Instrumental Activities of Daily Living - IADLs
  3. patient education and oral hygiene instructions that anticipate potential oral and systemic health problems associated with risk factors identified during patient assessment
    anticipatory guidance
  4. originally developed the ______ classifications to determine modifications necessary to provide general anesthetic to patients during surgical procedures
    American Society of Anesthesiologists - ASA
  5. the critical analysis and evaluation or judgment of a particular condition, situation, or other subject of appraisal
    assessment
  6. the pts concern as stated during the initial health history preparation; may be the reason for seeking professional care; a complaint such as pain or discomfort may require emergency dental diagnosis
    chief complaint
  7. initial therapy and continued periodontal maintenance provided as the therapeutic end point in cases where the severity and extent of the disease or the age and health of the pt preclude optimal results of periodontal therapy
    compromised therapy
  8. complete care; end point at which all treatment required at the time has been completed
    definitive care
  9. to identify or recognize a disease or problem
    diagnose
  10. a statement of the problem; a concise technical description of the cause, nature, or manifestateions of a condition, situation, or problem; identification of a disease or deviation from normal condition by recognition of characteristic signs and symptoms
    diagnosis
  11. identification of an existing or potential oral health problem that a dental hygienist is qualified and licensed to treat
    dental hygiene diagnosis
  12. identification of which one of the several diseases or conditions may be producing the symptoms
    differential diagnosis
  13. providing oral care based on relevant, scientifically sound research
    evidenc-based care
  14. a mnemonic developed by the american academy of oral medicine to provide a convenient, systematic approach to identifying dental, medical/pharmacologic, functional, ethical, and fiscal factors that need to be evaluated and weighed when planning treatment for geriatric individuals, or those with disabilities
    • Oral
    • Systemic
    • Capability
    • Autonomy
    • Reality
    • OSCAR
  15. prediction of outcome; a forecast of the probable course and outcome of a disease and the prospects of recovery as expected by the nature of the specific condition and the symptoms of the case
    prognosis
  16. a judgment regarding the results expected to be achieved from oral treatment provided by a dental hygienist
    dental hygiene prognosis
  17. an attribute or exposure that increases the probability of disease, such as an aspect of personal behavior, environmental exposure, or an inherited characteristic associated with health-related conditions
    risk factor
  18. a determinant that can be modified by intervention, thereby reducing the probability of disease
    modifiable risk factor

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