Parameters of Care Summary - Comprehensive Perio Exam

Patient evaluation/examination should include:

Document all relevant clinical findings.

Make and document referrals to other health care providers when warranted.

Present patient with the diagnosis.

Present patient with the proposed treatment plan.

Inform patient of:

Source: Journal of Periodontology, Volume 71 Number 5, May 2000 (Supplement)
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