NEW!! Dental Emergencies: Prevention, Management & Altered Consciousness

Dental Emergencies:  Prevention, Management & Altered Consciousness Seminar (DMGT2)

Short Course: 8 ADA CERP/AGD PACE Credits (EXPIRES 5/24/21); for CE/CPD (Code 142) or 10 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: Prevention, Management & Altered Consciousness, Series 2 (DMGT2) Topics Include: Prevention: Common Medical Emergencies, Legal Obligation of a Doctor, Preparation: Components of Preparations of Office Staff, Basic Algorithm in Managing Medical Emergencies, Altered Consciousness: Definition and Common Causes, and more.  
 
To view topic outline of the short course, select the Course Type (Short) below:
Short Course:
DMGT2
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

Prevention: Common Medical Emergencies

Common medical emergencies occurring in the dental environment.

Prevention: Physical Evaluation

Components of physical evaluation of dental patients.

Prevention: Vital Signs

Vital signs.

Prevention: ASA Physical Status Classification System

The ASA status classification system.

Preparation: Legal Obligation of a Doctor

Legal obligation of a doctor to a victim of a medical emergency.

Preparation: Components of Preparations of Office Staff

Components of prepartations of office staff for medical emergencies.

Preparation: Clinical and Biological Death

Clinical and biological death, definitions, and differences.

Management: Basic Algorithm in Managing Medical Emergencies

Steps of the Basic Algorithm in Managing Medical Emergencies.

Management: Proper Position of Patients

Proper position for patients during a medical emergency.

Altered Consciousness: Definition and Common Causes

Definition and Common Causes.

Altered Consciousness: Management of Hypoglycemia

Management of hypoglycemia in the conscious patient.

Course Objective

This course is presented in four sections:

Part 1: Prevention

  • Common medical emergencies occurring in the dental environment
  • Components of physical evaluation of dental patients
  • Vital signs
  • The ASA physical status classification system

Part 2: Preparation of Office and Staff

  • Legal obligation of a doctor to the victim of a medical emergency
  • Components of preparations of office staff for medical emergencies
  • Clinical and biological death, definitions and differences

Part 3: Basic Management of Medical Emergencies

  • Steps of the Basic Algorithm in Managing Medical Emergencies
  • Proper position for patients during a medical emergency

Part 4: Altered Consciousness

  • Definition and common causes
  • Management of hypoglycemia in the conscious patient 

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.