The August issue of the Journal of the California Dental Association explores how and why dentists can help their patients stop using tobacco. Articles examine the periapical pathosis in smokers versus nonsmokers, the association between cannabis use and oral health, prevention of tobacco use among children and tobacco cessation strategies for dental professionals.
A one-hour webinar training on the Ask, Advise, Refer intervention strategy highlighted in the August Journal will be held Monday, Aug. 16, at 11 a.m. PDT. Register for the webinar.
The CDA Journal can be read on computer, tablet or smartphone through the Issuu platform. Download the Issuu app from the App Store or Google Play and explore articles and past issues online at cda.org/journal.