Introduction

Developed in partnership with Cancer Research UK to complement the Oral Cancer Recognition Toolkit.

Aim
Improve your knowledge of the prevention and detection of oral cancer, including what to look out for and when and how to respond

Objectives

  • Gain an improved understanding of the risk factors for oral cancer
  • Have improved confidence in advising patients on the prevention of oral cancer
  • Be able to detect a range of suspicious mouth, tonsil, tongue and lip signs, and also neck lumps
  • Have increased confidence in referring urgent and non-urgent suspicious cases to secondary care
  • Be able to help differentiate between recurrence of malignancy and treatment-related effects

Indicative GDC development outcomes
A, B, C, D

CPD awarded hours

3 Hours of CPD

CPD Provider

BDA

Type of cost

Free Dental CPD