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Oral Health Care During Pregnancy: A National Consensus Statement

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Oral Health Care During Pregnancy: A National Consensus Statement resulted from an expert workgroup meeting convened by the Health Resources and Services Administration in collaboration with the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the American Dental Association, and the National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center and held on October 18, 2011, in Washington, DC. The consensus statement provides guidance on oral health care for pregnant women for both prenatal care health professionals and oral health professionals, pharmacological considerations for pregnant women, and guidance for health professionals to share with pregnant women. 

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These periodic updates provide an overview of selected national and state activities.

   

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These handouts are excerpted from the consensus statement as stand-alone PDF files for easy printing and sharing.

   

Oral Health Care During Pregnancy: A National Consensus Statement—Summary of an Expert Workgroup Meeting presents the consensus statement plus resources for health professionals (materials, organizations) and the meeting agenda and participant list.

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