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DE0327: Local Anesthesia Update and Review of Techniques for Dentists and Hygienists

 
Date: 1/17/2014 - 1/17/2014 Course Status: Completed
Facility: OU College of Dentistry Location: Oklahoma City, OK
Instructor: Jane Grey Director: Melissa Reese
Level: Basic Audience: Dentists, Hygienists
Quota: 5 - 50 students Tuition: $0.00
Hours: 7.00 (Total CDE); 7.00 (AGD - 132)
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The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
Summary:

The purpose of this course is to provide IHS, Tribal, and Urban Dentists and Dental Hygienists a better understanding of the chemical properties and toxicity of common local anesthetics, as well as provide a hands-on refresher for local anesthetic administration technique[s].

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
1. Identify potential medication interactions with common local anesthetics.
2. Recognize the chemical properties and side effects associated with common local anesthetics.
3. Demonstrate proper administration technique for common anesthetic blocks and infiltrations.

Disclosure Policy:

It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.

None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.

Concerns or complaints about this course may be directed to Mary Beth Kinney or to ADA CERP (http://www.ada.org/goto/cerp).

Prerequisites:

Must hold a current, valid license to administer local anesthesia.

Tuition Payment Information:

Tuition Policy:

Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course. If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.

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