DH 233 - Anesthesia/Analgesia for Dental Hygiene Therapy
Current science, theories and implementation of local anesthesia and nitrous oxide/oxygen conscious sedation. Review of anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and emergency procedures associated with local anesthesia and NO2/O2 conscious sedation. Foundational skill development in the administration of infiltration and block anesthesia in dental hygiene procedures. Laboratory and clinical experience in administration of local anesthesia and N2O/O2.
Prerequisite: Admission to Dental Hygiene program
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Manage electronic records with accuracy and completeness.
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