Managing Medical Emergencies
Dental team members need to be prepared to handle a variety of emergencies during the provision of routine dental care.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the potential for medical emergencies in the dental office.
- Identify the key components of a comprehensive medical emergency kit.
- Explain management strategies for the most common emergencies encountered in dental practice.
This course was published in the January 2015 issue and expires January 31, 2018. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.