This course will provide an in-depth review of pediatric airway anatomy, respiratory physiology, pharmacology, and monitoring during sedation. It will focus on patient safety and discuss the practical and clinical applications of sedation.
This course will provide an in-depth review of:
- Pediatric airway anatomy
- Respiratory physiology
- Monitoring used during sedation
- Methods to maintain patient safety
CE Credit Units:
Level of skill recommended for participants:
Of interest to Dentists, Students & Residents, Auxiliaries and Office Staff
Dr. L. Stephen Long is an attending pediatric anesthesiologist at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland. He is also a member of Children’s Dental Anesthesia Group and works with pediatric dentists to provide in-office general anesthesia for pediatric dental patients across the Bay Area. He has given multiple lectures on pediatric airway management and pediatric pain management at hospitals throughout Northern California. He completed his anesthesiology residency and pediatric anesthesiology fellowship at UCSF. He lives in Walnut Creek with his wife and three children.
Instructor Disclosure of any conflicts of interest:
Dr. Long discloses none.
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