Course Description:

This course is worth 1 CE. Free for DOCS Members and Trial Members. See below for details. 

In order to practice safe dental sedation, it is important to understand how to identify and prevent hazards that can impede patient safety.

Cognitive Errors in Dental Sedation: How to Identify and Prevent Hidden Hazards to Patient Safety is presented by Dr. Steve Yun, a board-certified M.D. and Dental Anesthesiologist.  Hear the latest strategies and tips on how to reduce the impact of cognitive errors during dental sedation.

Course Objectives:

  • Identify common cognitive errors that can lead to dental office sedation emergencies.
  • Explain how even the best dental practices can be vulnerable to hidden latent factors that can undermine patient safety.
  • Describe de-biasing strategies and techniques to reduce the impact of cognitive errors in our clinical practice

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If you’re not currently a DOCS Member, we are offering a 2-month trial* of our membership that allows you free access to this video, as well as others, for only $1. 

Simply click the  "Add to Cart" button in the Trial Membership box to the left before you add the Home Study Course to your cart. It will apply a 100% discount to the price of the course. 

In addition to great webinars like this one, Members receive a minimum of 12 extra CE hours a year, access to our Regulatory Counsel to guide you through compliance and answer your regulatory questions, coaching with our faculty, a listing on SedationCare.com (the largest search database for sedation dentists), and more. 

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Purchase of this course grants access for one year and requires an internet connection, computer with video and audio capabilities, and in some cases, Adobe Reader to view handouts and articles. 

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Yun

(AGD Code - Definition - Hours)

340 Anesthesia and Pain Management (Pharmacotherapeutics of anesthesia and pain medications) – 1.0 hour

Faculty

Steve Yun, MD
 

How can I meet my state’s requirements?

To learn more about how DOCS Education’s full range of courses can satisfy your state’s regulatory requirements, visit www.SedationRegulations.com. This unique online resource is kept up-to-date with the latest in sedation legislation by DOCS Education’s fulltime regulatory counsel. Contact one of our course advisers with any questions or visit our course listings to see upcoming classes and locations.

DOCS Education courses carry the AGD PACE certification

DOCS Education is the nation’s premier provider of safe sedation and advanced dentistry education, having trained almost 24,000 dentists. Since 2000, our courses have been accepted by the AGD for Fellowship/Mastership and membership maintenance credit. We offer extensive CE opportunities, both in-person and online, that meet your needs.

What is DOCS Education?

DOCS Education is an exclusive community of professionals serving at the forefront of dentistry. We offer world-class courses on safe sedation and advanced dentistry, relying on instructors who are consistently ranked among the very best in the nation. We also are a supportive network of members who guide one another to be better, more confident, more successful dentists.