2-Day CE Curriculum
to Satisfy Recently Mandated Sedation of Pediatric Patients (RULE §110.17)
This 2-day hybrid continuing educational program consists of both on-line and class room didactics (20hrs) along with a strong hands on clinical component utilizing high fidelity manikins to simulate 15 cases.
Pre-anesthetic patient assessment, physical evaluation, physiology and anatomy of pediatric patients, pharmacology of sedative agents, appropriate pediatric sedation/anesthetic techniques, intra-operative monitoring, perioperative complications, records keeping along with proper recovery and discharge of pediatric patients defined as younger than 13 years of age.
Enrollees will manage and complete 15 cases utilizing high-fidelity patient simulation with the use of computerized manikins that simulate real-life scenarios. All of the cases will be performed and documented under the on-site instruction and direct supervision of a licensed dentist authorized to administer sedation/anesthesia to pediatric patients.