NEW!! Dental Emergencies: Cardiac Emergencies

Dental Emergencies:  Cardiac Emergencies Seminar (DCAR2)

Short Course: 6 ADA CERP/AGD PACE Credits (EXPIRES 5/24/21); for CE/CPD (Code 142) or 8 for California Board of Dental Examiners (CBDE) for CD/CPD Credits

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 2 (DCAR2) 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.
 
To view topic outline of the short course, select the Course Type (Short) below:
Short Course:
DCAR2
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Video format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part A

Instructor Bio

Stanley Malamed, DDS

Biograpy

Dr. Malamed, a dentist anesthesiologist, graduated from the New York University College of Dentistry in 1969. He completed his residency at Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center in the Bronx, New York before serving for 2 years in the U.S. Army Dental Corps. He is now an Emeritus Professor of Dentistry at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry U.S.C. in Los Angeles where he joined the staff in 1973 and retired from full-time teaching in 2013. Dr. Malamed has authored more than 160 scientific papers, 17 chapters in various medical and dental journals and textbooks, and has authored 3 textbooks and 2 interactive DVDs in the areas of physical evaluation, emergency medicine, local and general anesthesia and sedation.

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 sudden 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:  01/31/20. 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: 5/25/2018      Expires for ADA/AGD Credit: 5/24/2021

 

Additional Information

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

Other courses of interest may include:  Foundations in Pediatric DentistryConquering Difficult CasesHead and Neck Cancer and Orofacial Pain and Temporomandibular Disorder

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.

 

Testimonials

  • Lots of useful information in both courses and good customer service!

    Larissa G., DDS, California
  • Enjoyed the subject matter. Presented in an orderly fashion and easy to follow.

    Robert M., DDS, Arizona