Dental Office Emergencies   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]

DES 1600 - Dental Office Emergencies

This course is designed to provide students with the basic knowledge to be prepared for, recognize and respond to an emergency in the dental environment. Instruction will include understanding and potential implications of the health history, familiarity with oxygen delivery systems, basic drugs and equipment in an emergency kit, and a study of common medical conditions and incidents.
Prerequisites: BSC 2085C and acceptance to the Dental Hygiene program.
Corequisites: DES 1600L.

Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:1. 
Contact Hours: 1.