Flashcards in DENT 1040 Chapter 25 Deck (22):
manner in which an individual acts or performs
approach to correct undesirable behavior through systematic manipulation of environmental and behavioral variables; treatment procedure for certain mental and physical disorders
verbal or nonverbal interaction or interchange; nonverbal, without spoken words, may be accomplished through pictures, gestures, facial expressions, or posture
extent to which a person's health behaviors coincide with dental/medical health advice; also called ADHERENCE
Dental health education
the provision of oral health information to people in such a way that they can apply it in everyday living
appraisal of changes in a patient's behavior or oral health status that have resulted from interventions by the professional healthcare personnel
imaginary halitosis; constant fear of having bad breath; sometimes related to an underlying psychiatric condition
Planned combination of educational, economic, organizational, or environmental support for actions conducive to health of individuals or groups
combination of learning opportunities planned to facilitate and reinforce voluntary behavior conducive to the health of the individual or group
Acquiring knowledge or skills through study, instruction, or experience; true learning means that knowledge acquired is applied in every day living.
The domain of learning concerned with attitudes, interests, and appreciations.
The domain of learning concerned with knowledge outcomes and intellectual abilities
The domain of learning concerned with levels of motor skills
The task of establishing, maintaining, and enhancing patient relationships so that the goals of the patient, the group, or the community can be achieved.
And are driving force that prompts an individual to act to satisfy a need or desire or to accomplish a particular goal
Failure to carry out the prescribed health care plan, for example, failure to take medications as prescribed.
Stimulating any of the organs of sensation; susceptible to the sensory stimulus.
Preventive dental hygiene
Sum total of the efforts to promote, restore, and maintain the oral health of the individual.
Enzymatic decomposition, especially of proteins with the production of foul-smelling compounds, such as hydrogen sulfide, ammonia, and mercaptans
Volatile sulfur compounds (VSCs)
Hydrogen sulfide; methyl mercaptan; and, to a lesser extent, dimethyl sulfide and dimethyl disulfide produced by microbial metabolism and which create oral malodor