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DEN 223 - Dental Ethics & Jurisprudence - Textbook

Module 1 Learning Outcomes

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  1. Discuss the history of the allied health professions and the evolution of the dental hygiene profession.
  2. Define and list characteristics of a profession.
  3. Describe the professional roles of a dental hygienist.

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  • American Dental Hygienists Association. Professional roles of the dental hygienist. Retrieved from
  • Graskemper, J. P. (2011). Professionalism. In Professional responsibility in dentistry. (Chapter 16). Retrieved from
  • 100 years of dental hygiene. Retrieved from!date=1810-12-18_01:37:47!