Module 73 CE Hoursx
Module 7 Overview
Over 40 videos dedicated to teaching you the tips and tricks to numb even the most difficult teeth! Step-by-step instructions are provided to help you achieve predictable, profound anesthesia each and every time you pick up the syringe. Even if you decide not to extract teeth, this module will give you the foundation needed to ensure your patients are always comfortable in your chair.3 CE Hours | 2 Months
- Needle GaugeRuntime: 05:03
- AspiratingRuntime: 02:59
- Needle CappingRuntime: 02:51
- Local InfiltrationsRuntime: 04:34
- Mandibular InfiltrationsRuntime: 04:54
- PDL InjectionsRuntime: 04:07
- Papilla InjectionsRuntime: 03:11
- Interseptal InjectionsRuntime: 03:24
- The Gate Control Theory of PainRuntime: 02:30
- Palatal InjectionsRuntime: 04:03
- Greater Palatine Nerve BlockRuntime: 03:57
- Nasopalatine Nerve BlockRuntime: 04:38
- PSA BlockRuntime: 03:41
- AMSA BlockRuntime: 03:37
- ASA BlockRuntime: 04:26
- High Tuberosity V2 BlockRuntime: 04:53
- Pterygopalatine V2 BlockRuntime: 04:46
- Intraoral Cervical Plexus InjectionsRuntime: 03:30
- Mental Nerve BlockRuntime: 04:42
- Vazirani-Akinosi BlockRuntime: 02:50
- Buccal Nerve BlockRuntime: 03:14
- Gow-Gates BlockRuntime: 07:21
- Inferior Alveolar Nerve BlockRuntime: 07:30
- Alternative Mandibular Block TechniquesRuntime: 03:01
- Failed Mandibular BlocksRuntime: 05:44
- Local Anesthetic AllergiesRuntime: 05:42
- Local Anesthetic Complications Pt. 1Runtime: 05:40
- Local Anesthetic Complications Pt. 2Runtime: 09:00
- Temporary Facial Nerve ParalysisRuntime: 04:07
- Infections & AnesthesiaRuntime: 06:08
- Anesthetic CarpulesRuntime: 02:32
- Types of Local AnestheticRuntime: 09:17
- ArticaineRuntime: 03:53
- Topical AnestheticRuntime: 07:53
- EpinephrineRuntime: 05:02
- Oraverse® (phentolamine)Runtime: 03:51
- pKaRuntime: 03:03
- Local Anesthetic BufferingRuntime: 03:55
- Using Anesthesia to DiagnoseRuntime: 02:39
- Pediatric Local Anesthesia Pt. 1Runtime: 06:44
- Pediatric Local Anesthesia Pt. 2Runtime: 06:16
- Anesthetizing for a Full Mouth ClearanceRuntime: 05:54
Local AnesthesiaView Objectivesx
- Following completion of this course the participant will be able to:
- – State why needle gauge is important.
- – Understand why we aspirate prior to injecting anesthetic.
- – Demonstrate the proper aspirating technique.
- – Demonstrate safe techniques for re-capping needles.
- – Demonstrate proper technique for injecting local anesthetic.
- – Deliver more comfortable palatal infiltrations.
- – Supplement a lower block with a lingual infiltration in the appropriate situations.
- – Identify situations when mandibular infiltrations could be effective on their own.
- – Describe a periodontal ligament (PDL) infiltration and its applications.
- – Demonstrate the proper technique for a PDL infiltration.
- – Deliver atraumatic palatal anesthesia via the papilla injection technique.
- – Be familiar with the interseptal injection.
- – Demonstrate the proper interseptal injection technique.
- – Describe the gate control theory of pain.
- – Employ this theory to make injections and exodontia more comfortable for our patients.
- – Competently utilize the greater palatine nerve block.
- – Competently utilize the nasopalatine nerve block.
- – Describe the posterior superior alveolar (PSA) nerve block.
- – Demonstrate the proper technique for a PSA nerve block.
- – Understand the application of an anterior middle superior alveolar (AMSA) nerve block.
- – Demonstrate the proper technique for an AMSA nerve block.
- – Describe the anterior superior alveolar (ASA) nerve block.
- – Demonstrate the proper technique for an ASA block.
- – Understand and demonstrate 2 different approaches to maxillary (V2) nerve blocks.
- – Discuss the intraoral cervical plexus anesthetic technique (ICPAT) and the potential merits of this injection.
- – Perform a successful supplementary ICPAT injection.
- – Describe the mental nerve block and its application.
- – Demonstrate the proper technique for a mental nerve block.
- – Understand the applications for the Vazirani-Akinosi nerve block.
- – Perform a successful Vazirani-Akonosi nerve block.
- – Discuss the buccal nerve block.
- – Utilize a more predictable technique for buccal nerve block anesthesia.
- – Describe the Gow-Gates block.
- – Demonstrate the proper technique for a Gow-Gates nerve block.
- – Describe the proper inferior alveolar nerve (IAN) block technique and deliver more predictable anesthesia of the IAN.
- – Recall and demonstrate additional less-conventional approaches to IAN nerve blocks.
- – List reasons why mandibular blocks fail and how to limit failures of these blocks.
- – List the various types of anesthetic allergies.
- – Circumvent and or manage various anesthetic allergies.
- – Explain what methemaglobinemia is and how can it be triggered.
- – Discuss tachyphylaxis and how it affects the quality of our anesthesia.
- – Appreciate why infection counteracts profound anesthesia and how to overcome this.
- – Recognize the signs and symptoms of anesthetic toxicity and common causes of toxicity.
- – Identify causes of pain during dental injections and how to minimize this discomfort for our patients.
- – Recognize and manage other common complications of local anesthesia.
- – State the cause and management of temporary facial nerve paralysis.
- – Recall useful facts about anesthetic carpules.
- – Learn the properties of the 5 most commonly employed local anesthetics in dentistry.
- – Select the appropriate anesthetic for the procedure at hand.
- – Discuss the properties of articaine and it’s applications for exodontia.
- – Appreciate the controversy surrounding the use of Articaine for lower blocks.
- – Describe the types of topical anesthetic.
- – Demonstrate the proper application of topical anesthetic.
- – Discuss a potent, novel, custom compounded topical agent to employ in your practice.
- – Describe the properties of Oraverse® (phentolamine) and its recommended dosage.
- – Understand when one might use Oraverse®.
- – Explain the significance of the pKa of anesthetics.
- – Understand we have to wait for anesthetic to take effect.
- – Discuss anesthetic buffering and its advantages.
- – Utilize anesthesia in select cases to help diagnose a toothache.
- – Anesthetize pediatric patients with more confidence.
- – Understand how one can safely anesthetize a patient for multiple extractions or a full mouth clearance.
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Module 122 CE Hoursx
Module 12 Overview
Clinical Tips & Situations
This is the chapter that every textbook is missing! How do you complete an extraction that doesn’t go as planned? Sometimes it takes some ingenuity, and experience to get you out of these binds. This module aims to give you solutions to these problems before you need them so that hopefully when these situations arise, you’ll have a number of ways to deal with them.2 CE Hours
- Protecting the AirwayRuntime: 02:45
- Diagnosing & Managing PericoronitisRuntime: 08:02
- Buccal & Lingual DecayRuntime: 07:59
- Extracting Malaligned TeethRuntime: 04:27
- Partially Soft Tissue Covered RootsRuntime: 05:10
- Impacted Third Molar Behind a Mandibular Second MolarRuntime: 02:57
- Endodontically Treated TeethRuntime: 06:24
- HypercementosisRuntime: 04:16
- Internal & External ResorptionRuntime: 03:32
- AnkylosisRuntime: 08:13
- Fused Upper Molar RootsRuntime: 05:49
- Removing Fully Covered Roots (Edentulous)Runtime: 04:49
- Sectioning TipsRuntime: 05:08
- Sectioning Primary MolarsRuntime: 04:15
- Extraction of Retained Primary TeethRuntime: 04:21
- Impaction vs. Primary & Secondary RetentionRuntime: 04:01
- Managing Root TipsRuntime: 12:13
- Oroantral CommunicationsRuntime: 05:13
- Extracting the Wrong ToothRuntime: 07:41
- Tips For Multiple ExtractionsRuntime: 04:48
- Proper Gauze PlacementRuntime: 05:20
Clinical Situations & TipsView Objectivesx
- Following completion of this course the participant will be able to:
- – Recognize the signs and symptoms of pericoronitis.
- – Diagnose and definitively treat pericoronitis.
- – Understand when an intra-oral incision and drainage procedure may be necessary.
- – Appreciate when would you consider referring to an oral surgeon for management of an infection.
- – Explain why incision and drainage is beneficial for resolving infection.
- – State the general approach to incision and drainage procedures.
- – Confidently and predictably extract teeth when there is large buccal or lingual decay present.
- – Extract malaligned teeth presenting with more difficult instrument access.
- – Extract decayed, partially soft tissue covered root tips.
- – Explain how impacted lower third molars can complicate the removal of lower second molars.
- – List common complications when extracting endodontically treated teeth and ways to avoid them.
- – List reasons for extracting endodontically treated teeth.
- – Discuss the general approach to extracting teeth afflicted with hypercementosis.
- – Confidently extract teeth with internal or external resorption.
- – State how you diagnose true ankylosis.
- – List possible etiologies for ankylosis.
- – Recall a method for extracting ankylosed teeth more predictably.
- – Manage and section a maxillary molar with two fused roots.
- – Recover from a failed attempt at sectioning a tooth.
- – Understand the risks of sectioning primary teeth when this may be necessary in select situations.
- – Discuss the nuances of the extraction of a retained primary tooth.
- – Distinguish between primary retention, secondary retention and impaction.
- – Understand strategies for resolving primary or secondary retention in children and adolescents.
- – List causes of oroantral communications.
- – Describe the management of an oroantral communication.
- – List tips to avoid extracting the wrong tooth.
- – Recall tips and strategies for removal multiple teeth in a single appointment.
- – Place gauze properly after the extraction of a tooth.
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