DHY-220 Local Anesthesia for Dental Hygienists

This course is designed to provide the student with the necessary knowledge and skills to administer local anesthesia properly to patients who require pain management during dental hygiene treatment. Special emphasis will be given to the pharmacology of local anesthetic and pain control, injection fundamentals, and the clinical administration of local anesthesia. Local and systemic complications along with legal considerations will also be presented. Laboratory/Clinical [1.00].

Credits

1

Prerequisite

DHY-201, DHY-205, DHY-209, BIO-209

Syllabus for this course.