Dental hygiene care for the hemophilia A patient. Case report. Academic Article uri icon


  • The purpose of this paper is to provide the dental hygienist with basic information about hemophilia A and the blood coagulating replacement therapies that are available. In addition, an overview of possible complications that may be encountered when providing dental hygiene treatment for the hemophiliac is provided. A case report with recommended guidelines on providing dental hygiene care for the hemophilia A patient is included. The information in this paper is essential for the dental hygienist so that treatment modifications may be made to ensure safe and comprehensive dental hygiene care.

published proceedings

  • J Dent Hyg

author list (cited authors)

  • Tvrdy, J. L., & Muzzin, K. B

citation count

  • 1

complete list of authors

  • Tvrdy, JL||Muzzin, KB

publication date

  • March 1990