This course is worth 1 CE.
Nitrous oxide (N2O) is the most common inhalation anesthetic used in dentistry and has been administered safely in dental offices since the mid-1800s. This course acts as a comprehensive look at N2O Administration and covers the knowledge necessary to delivery safe and effective sedation to your adult and pediatric patients.
Presented by Dr. Anthony Feck, he delivers an engaging lecture on how to apply this mild sedative for maximum safety and effect. You’ll learn to look for the signs of sedation, monitor the delivery of gasses throughout treatment, and how to create a safe exit protocol.
- Define key terms in the use and administration of nitrous oxide.
- Recognize the signs of appropriate sedation and over-sedation with nitrous oxide.
- Understand the unique application of sedation on children.
- Apply the appropriate levels of gas for initial dosing as well as maintenance during treatment.
- Establish appropriate oxygen application protocols.
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.
Watch the video and complete the quiz to earn one CE credit.
Scientific support and additional resources are available here.
340 – Anesthesia and Pain Management (Inhalation techniques for conscious sedation) – 1 hour
Original release date: 8/12/2020
DOCS online courses are available to the purchaser for one year from date of purchase.
No refund of course tuition is available.