This is a 13-module video course. It contains 13.5 hours of lectures delivered by Dr. Leslie Fang in front of a live audience. Each module features a one-page summary for quick reference. The modules in the course can be purchased together in a bundle, or individually. This course supports both The Ultimate Cheat Sheets and the 3-CE online course The New ADA Policy on Opioid Prescriptions.
At present, few dentists use a cardiac monitor when administering IV sedation. The reason? Discomfort—dentist discomfort! Many dentists lack confidence in their ability to read an EKG or interpret a heart rhythm. It’s for this reason that Dr. Leslie Fang, in this one hour CE lecture, is teaching the proper use of an EKG as it pertains to sedation dentistry. In short, it’s not as complex as you might have thought and it’s too important to neglect.
Several well-controlled studies have shown that even small amounts of vasoconstrictor used in dentistry can affect cardiac function. The problem with these studies is that they fail to distinguish significant differences in patients with hypertension—72 million Americans, at last count. This is Module Two of the Ultimate Cheat Sheet Companion Series.
Brilinta and Effient are branded, anti-platelets used by patients who’ve suffered heart attacks or have exhibited symptoms of heart disease. This is Module Eight of the Ultimate Cheat Sheet Companion Series.
Coumadin, long the gold standard among anticoagulants, is facing serious competition. Newer drugs provide the same advantages, without the onerous restrictions. In this module, you’ll learn how to make treatment plans for patients on new, oral anticoagulant drugs. This is Module Seven of the Ultimate Cheat Sheet Companion Series.
In this 1 hour, 2 video study, you will learn "Drugs that all Dentists Need to Learn to Use" and "Optimizing use of Analgesics to Avoid Excessive Reliance on Opioids". This is Module One of the Ultimate Cheat Sheet Companion series.