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Emergencies in the Dental Office


 


Emergency Medicine Part 7: Drug Overdoses
Member Price: $98.00
CE Credit(s): 2
Retail Price: $138.00
Course Created on: 11/08/2014
Description:

Systemic adverse drug reactions (ADRs) may occur any time a drug is administered to a patient. This program describes allergy, overdose and idiosyncrasy, and goes on to discuss the problem of local anesthetic overdose and overdose of sedative drugs, their prevention, recognition and management.

Emergency Medicine Part 1: Prevention
Member Price: $98.00
CE Credit(s): 2
Retail Price: $138.00
Course Created on: 11/08/2014
Description:

This course describes the most common medical emergencies occurring in the dental environment and describes the steps necessary to prevent their occurrence: the medical history questionnaire, monitoring of vital signs; dialogue history, and the stress reduction protocol. A physical evaluation system is introduced.

Emergency Medicine Part 2: Preparation
Member Price: $98.00
CE Credit(s): 2
Retail Price: $138.00
Course Created on: 11/08/2014
Description:

Preparation of the office and staff for medical emergencies that will inevitably occur is discussed in this course. Basic life support; an in-office emergency response team; activating emergency medical services; and emergency drugs & equipment are reviewed.

Emergency Medicine Part 3: Basic Management
Member Price: $49.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $69.00
Course Created on: 11/08/2014
Description:

This program reviews the basic management protocol for all medical emergencies occurring in the dental office environment –P-C-A-B-D (Positioning – Circulation – Airway – Breathing – Definitive Care). 

Emergency Medicine Part 4: Altered Consciousness
Member Price: $98.00
CE Credit(s): 2
Retail Price: $138.00
Course Created on: 11/08/2014
Description:

Syncope, hypoglycemia and seizures are not uncommon emergencies in the dental office. This program reviews the prevention, recognition and management of these common causes of altered consciousness.

Emergency Medicine Part 5: Respiratory Distress
Member Price: $98.00
CE Credit(s): 2
Retail Price: $138.00
Course Created on: 11/08/2014
Description:

Bronchospasm and hyperventilation are not uncommon emergencies in the dental office. Additionally foreign body airway obstruction has occurred with patients aspirating and choking small dental devices. This program reviews the prevention, recognition and management of some common causes of respiratory distress.

Emergency Medicine Part 6: Drug Allergies
Member Price: $98.00
CE Credit(s): 2
Retail Price: $138.00
Course Created on: 11/08/2014
Description:

Most allergic reactions are relatively mild and non-life-threatening, however some are acutely life-threatening – anaphylaxis. This program reviews the prevention, recognition and management of allergic reactions in the dental office environment.

Emergency Medicine Part 9: Cardiac Arrest
Member Price: $147.00
CE Credit(s): 2
Retail Price: $207.00
Course Created on: 08/31/2016
Description:

Cardiac arrest occurs when the heart ceases to pump blood. The victim – unconscious, not breathing, and with no blood pressure – will die unless effective resuscitative efforts are commenced immediately. This program discusses the recognition and management of cardiac arrest emphasizing the importance of basic life support (CPR) and defibrillation (AED) in improving the chances for a successful outcome.

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Emergency Medicine Part 8: Chest Pain
Member Price: $49.00
CE Credit(s): 1
Retail Price: $69.00
Course Created on: 08/31/2016
Description:

This program discusses acute coronary syndrome – angina pectoris and myocardial infarction – conditions that initially manifest themselves as ‘chest pain.’ The prevention, recognition and management of angina pectoris and myocardial infarction are reviewed in-depth.

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