CE Hours: 3 Lecture
Speaker: Richard J. Catrambone, DMD, MD, assistant clinical professor, oral and maxillofacial surgery, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
The BORID regulations as they apply to required drugs and equipment as well as a written protocol for managing medical emergencies will be discussed. Unconsciousness, respiratory distress, altered consciousness, seizures, drug-related emergencies, chest pain, MI, and cardiac arrest will also be discussed including relevant pathophysiology. Being prepared for a medical emergency in the dental office is of paramount importance. A team approach will be emphasized.
• Learn how to be competent in management of medical emergencies
• Understand how to make an office emergency kit
Recommended Audience: Assistant, Dentist, Hygienist, Office Personnel
Class is subject to cancellation if enrollment is not met. Call (800) 342-8747 ext. 250 for information on cancellations due to inclement weather. Free cancellation up to 10 days prior to course date.