List two common barriers to effecive two-way communication with patients.
Complete each sentence of the following list of approaches to effective patient
a. __________________ about your patient.
b. Establish the patient's dental ________________.
Set __________________ goals for your patient.
d. ____________________ your patient.
e. Keep it ______________________.
What official form is used to serve as a functional outline for dental treatment?
The ___Form _________, _____________ _________________ Plan.
6. Use Appendix B for this exercise. Match the action in Column I to the suggested
appointment sequence in Column II. Items in Column II may be used more than
once. Actions in Colulmn I may require more than one response.
a. First appointment
and plaque index.
Evaluate brushing and flossing
b. Second appointment
Recommend specific home-care
c. Third appointment
Have patient floss, again
d. Fourth appointment
Record appropriate remarks.