Art and Science of Sedation – Nitrous Oxide Sedation
If you’re interested in obtaining a nitrous oxide permit, this is the course for you.
Instructors: Dr. David Donaldson, Dr. Fred Quarnstrom and Dr. Mark Donaldson
Date: Saturday- Sunday, August 16-17, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Credits: 14 CE Hours (for Nitrous Oxide permit)
Tuition: $1,350.00 dentist / $525.00 Hygienist
Location: OHSU/OAGD Department of Continuing Education;
2730 SW Moody Ave. Portland, OR 97212
This course is designed to fulfill Oregon Board of Dentistry requirements for the Nitrous Oxide Sedation Permit.
- Learn how to select appropriate patients for inhalational and minimal sedation. Know who to treat and who to refer
- Make pharmacology clinically useful through understanding of bioavailability and half-life
- Examine inhalational equipment and learn various inhalation techniques
- Discuss the advantages/disadvantages and indications/contraindications of inhalational sedation
- Review patient monitoring thoroughly – from Pulse Oximetry to Bispectral Index Analysis (BIS)
- Know the seven medications you need to have in your emergency kit and how to use them
Speakers:David Donaldson BDS, FDSRCS, MDS, FADSA, FACD, FAAOP, FICD, is a Professor and Head of Pain and Anxiety Control at UBC, and has a part-time practice on Vancouver Island, restricted to the treatment of chronic head and neck pain.
Fred C. Quarnstrom DDS, FADSA, FAGD, FICD, FACD, CDC, is a member of the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, the International College of Dentistry, a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry, and a Diplomat of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology.
Mark Donaldson BSP, PHARM D, FASHP, FACHE, is the current Director of Pharmaceutical Services at the Kalispell Regional Medical Center and a Clinical Professor in the Department of Pharmacy at the University of Montana.
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