Dental Emergencies: Cardiac Emergencies

Dental Emergencies:  Cardiac Emergencies Seminar (DCAR1)

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Short Course: 8 Credits for California Board of Dental Examiners (CBDE) for CD/CPD Credits.  Expired for AGD PACE and ADA CERP recognition.

Courses are appropriate for:  General Dentists, Oral Surgeons, Endodontists, Geriatric Dental Specialists, Dental Implant Surgeons, Prosthodontists, Dental Assistants and Dental Hygienists

Dental Emergencies: Cardiac Emergencies, Series 1 (DCAR1) Topics Include: Management of the 3 Types of Angina Pectoris, Pre-Hospital Management of a Suspected MI, Survival Rates for Out-of-Hospital Sudden Cardiac Arrest, Automated External Defibrillator, and more.
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Short Course:
DCAR1
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Video format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part A

Instructor Bio

Stanley Malamed, DDS

Biograpy

Doctor Malamed was born and raised in the Bronx, New York, graduating from the New York University College of Dentistry in 1969. He then completed a dental internship and residency in anesthesiology at Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center in the Bronx, New York before serving for 2 years in the U.S. Army Dental Corps at Ft. Knox, Kentucky. In 1973, Doctor Malamed joined the faculty of the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of U.S.C., in Los Angeles, where today he is Professor of Anesthesia & Medicine. Dr. Malamed is a Diplomate of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology, as well as a recipient of the Heidebrink Award [1996] from the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology and the Horace Wells Award from the International Federation of Dental Anesthesia Societies, 1997 (IFDAS).

Doctor Malamed has authored more than 140 scientific papers and 17 chapters in various medical and dental journals and textbooks in the areas of physical evaluation, emergency medicine, local anesthesia, sedation and general anesthesia. In addition, Dr. Malamed is the author of three widely used textbooks, published by CV Mosby: Handbook of Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office (6th edition 2007); Handbook of Local Anesthesia (6th edition 2011); and Sedation - a guide to patient management (5th edition 2010) and two interactive DVD’s: Emergency Medicine (2nd edition, 2008) and Malamed’s Local Anesthetic Technique DVD (2004)

In his spare time, Doctor Malamed is an avid runner, exercise enthusiast, and admits an addiction to the New York Times crossword puzzle, which he has done daily since his freshman year in dental school.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: None reported

Topics

Cardiac Care: Management of the 3 Types of Angina Pectoris

Compare and discuss management of the 3 types of angina pectoris.

Cardiac Care: When Chest Pain Occurs

List situations when chest "pain" occurs that a myocardial infarction should be considered.

Cardiac Care: Pre-Hospital Management of a Suspected MI

Define and describe 4 steps in the pre-hospital management of a suspected MI.

Cardiac Care: Pain of Angina Pectoris vs. Acute Myocardial Infarction

Distinguish between pain of angina pectoris and that of an acute myocardial infarction.

Cardiac Care: The Silent MI

Discuss the "silent" MI.

Cardiac Arrest: Survival Rates for Out-of-Hospital Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Discuss survival rates of the out-of-hospital suddent cardiac arrest.

Cardiac Arrest: Steps of the BLS-HCP Algorithm

Name and describe the steps of the BLS-HCP algorithm.

Cardiac Arrest: From A-B-C to C-A-B

Explain the rationale behind the change in technique from A-B-C- to C-A-B.

Cardiac Arrest: Rhythms and Shockable Rhythms of Cardiac Arrest

Name the 4 rhythms and "shockable" rhythms of cardiac arrest.

Cardiac Arrest: Automated External Defibrillator

Discuss the automated external defibrillator.

Course Objective

After completing this course you will have a better understanding and knowledge of the following:

  • Compare and discuss management of the 3 types of angina pectoris 
  • List  situations when chest “pain” occurs that a myocardial infarction should be considered
  • Define and describe 4 steps in pre-hospital management of a suspected MI
  • Distinguish between pain of angina pectoris  and that of acute myocardial infarction
  • Discuss the “silent MI”
  • Discuss survival rates for out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrest
  • Name and describe the steps of the BLS-HCP algorithm
  • Explain the rationale behind the change in technique from A-B-C to C-A-B
  • Name the 4 rhythms and the “shockable” rhythms of cardiac arrest
  • Discuss the automated external defibrillator

Accreditation

American Seminar Institute is an approved provider of ADA-CERP, AGD-PACE and the California Board of Dental Examiners.

 
 

California Board of Dental Examiners (CBDE)

American Seminar Institute is an approved provider for the California Board of Dental Examiners, License# 2068, Original Issuance Date:  01/27/88; Expiration Date:  01/31/18. Credits satisfy California Dental Education Requirements, as well as most State and Dental Academy requirements.

                                                                                                           

Because each individual agency/academy/state has specific requirements, it is necessary that you consult with the appropriate agency/academy/state regarding final approval of continuing education credits.

  Produced: 3/01/2014      Expires for AGD Credit: 2/28/2017

Additional Information

Additional Dental Continuing Education (CE/CPD) options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  Dental Emergencies: Prevention, Management & Altered Consciousness, Dental Emergencies: Respiratory Distress & Drug Induced Emergencies, and,  Local Anesthesia

For up-coming courses, please visit: Dental Courses Coming Soon There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses that are soon to be released.