This lecture will discuss the importance of safety habits and office processes that yield predictable sedation outcomes. Dr. Nelson will present a case of a pediatric sedation death and discuss processes that clinicians can use to avoid such tragic events. He will cover appropriate case selection, sedation medications, controlling the operative field, monitoring, and emergency response.
- Develop an appreciation for the role of habit in sedation safety
- Learn which characteristics make patients high risk for sedation events
- Recognize the importance of vigilant monitoring
- Implement emergency protocols that save lives
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Of interest to Dentists, Students & Residents, Dental Auxiliaries and Dental Office Staff
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Course Materials Features
- Lessons 2
- Topics 0
- Quizzes 2
- Students 0
- Certificate Yes
- Assignment No
- Category Sedation
- Lecture Length 115 Minutes
- Original Release Date June 22, 2023
- Review Date June 22, 2023
- Expiration Date June 22, 2026