How about STD Prevention by Dam?
by Brenda L. Hagan, MSN, FNP

Alternative lifestyle patients may not be aware of the need for protection against STDs. Use of a dental dam can be demonstrated using an exam glove. Dental dams are available in a variety of flavors. Your patient might not realize that something as obvious as using a condom to cover a vibrator used in common with a partner will be helpful. These tips bear mentioning.

Last updated:  September 25, 2000


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