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Dental Hygiene Theory and Practice Study Set 1

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Quiz 50 :

Cognitively and Developmentally Challenged Persons

Quiz 50 :

Cognitively and Developmentally Challenged Persons

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All of the following are common oral finding in people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs)except one.Which is the least common?
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D

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The most commonly used behavioral treatment in persons who exhibit self-injurious behavior (SIB)is which of the following?
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C

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Persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs)usually have several oral manifestations that dental professionals need to be aware of.All of the following may be observed in clients with IDDs except which one?
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D

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In treatment of clients with intellectual and developmental disabilities,it is important to create a trusting relationship with them to achieve a successful oral healthcare experience.All of the following are strategies for establishing a trusting relationship except which one?
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Clients with _____ intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs)can usually learn how to brush their teeth.
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During education of a client with an autism spectrum disorder,which of the following is most important for the dental hygienist to remember?
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Persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs)(formerly known as mental retardation)usually have an IQ below which of the following?
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Which teeth are most commonly smaller (microdontia)than normal in a person with Down syndrome?
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When one is providing dental hygiene care or teaching oral health behaviors to a client with autism,which of the following would best increase the likelihood of client cooperation?
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What is the IQ range for persons who have severe intellectual and developmental disabilities?
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The dental hygienist is about to assess a client with an autism spectrum disorder.The client's healthcare decision maker reports that the client is under the care of a physician for seizures.Which of the following oral manifestations might you expect to see when you conduct the oral examination,depending on the type of seizure medication in the client's pharmacologic history?
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When developing oral hygiene skills and behaviors in an intellectually challenged client,the dental hygienist bases the teaching strategy on the client's:
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Most persons (about 85%)with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs)fall into which category as classified by IQ?
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Oral care may have been neglected in a person with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs)as a result of all of the following except which one?
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Other than the client,who should be included in the daily oral healthcare of the person who has severe or profound intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs)?
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If a person with mild intellectual and developmental disabilities needs an antimicrobial agent to help control plaque biofilm formation and gingivitis,which of the following is best to recommend?
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All of the following are helpful when teaching oral healthcare to clients with autism or an autism spectrum disorder except which one?
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Clients with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs)should never be encouraged to perform their own oral hygiene.IDDs negatively affect the psychomotor skills,making self-care unlikely.
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What is the most common cause of tooth loss that occurs in about 50% of clients with Down syndrome?
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The most frequently missing permanent teeth observed in persons with Down syndrome are which of the following?
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