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Description

Sedation of High-Risk Patients (Satisfies TSBDE RULE §110.16)

This hybrid continuing educational program consists of both online (8hrs) and class room didactics (6hrs) along with a strong hands on clinical component (6hrs). Enrollees will manage and complete 10 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 anesthesiologist authorized to administer sedation/anesthesia to high-risk patients.

**You will be automatically enrolled in the online modules upon registration. Online modules may be completed at your own pace and convenience.

Course Objectives:

Pre-anesthetic patient assessment, physical evaluation, pharmacology of sedative agents, appropriate sedation/anesthetic techniques, intra-operative monitoring, perioperative complications, records keeping along with recovery and discharge of medically compromised/high risk patients including but not limited to geriatrics, obese, special needs, cardiovascular disease, pulmonary disease, endocrine disorders, genetic disorders, obstructive sleep apnea and other systemic conditions.

 

 

High-Risk Course Outline

Defining High-Risk Patients & ASA Status Classification

Pre-anesthetic patient assessment of medically compromised patients (geriatric, obesity, cardiovascular, pulmonary, obstructive sleep apnea, renal and metabolic conditions)

Appropriate Patient Selection

Medical consultations

High-Risk airway and respiratory considerations

Peri-operative complication recognition and management

High-Risk anesthesia equipment and resuscitation

High-Risk Medical Emergencies and Management

Informed consent, monitoring considerations, records keeping and discharge requirements

Sedation pharmacology and techniques

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Additional information

Dates

January 10, 2020 (Houston, TX), February 13, 2020 (Dallas, TX), March 6, 2020 (San Marcos, TX)

Sedation of High-Risk Patients (Satisfies TSBDE RULE §110.16)

$1,795.00

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