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Sedation

A Guide to Patient Management

Combining essential theory with “how-to” technical instruction, this concise guide is the leading reference for basic techniques in sedation and anxiety control in the dental office. The latest guidelines from the ADA and the American Society of Anesthesiologists keep you up-to-date with the latest medical standards. Content on patient management for pediatric, geriatric, physically compromised, and medically compromised patients helps you successfully treat any patient population.

Paperback, 624 Pages

Published: June 2009

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-05680-9

Contents

  • SECTION 1: INTRODUCTION

    1. Pain and Anxiety in Dentistry


    SECTION II: SPECTRUM OF PAIN AND ANXIETY CONTROL

    2. Introduction to Sedation

    3. The Spectrum of Pain and Anxiety Control

    4. Physical and Psychological Evaluation

    5. Monitoring During Conscious Sedation

    6. Nondrug Techniques: Iatrosedation and Hypnosis


    SECTION III: ORAL, RECTAL, AND INTRAMUSCULAR SEDATION

    7. Oral Sedation

    8. Rectal Sedation

    9. Sublingual, Transdermal and Intranasal Sedation

    10. Intramuscular Sedation


    SECTION IV: INHALATION SEDATION

    11. Inhalation Sedation: Historical Perspective

    12. Pharmacosedation: Rationale

    13. Pharmacology, Anatomy, and Physiology

    14. Armamentarium

    15. Inhalation Sedation: Techniques of Administration

    16. Inhalation Sedation: Complications

    17. Contemporary Issues Surrounding Nitrous Oxide

    18. Practical Considerations

    19. Teaching Inhalation Sedation: History and Present Guidelines


    SECTION V: INTRAVENOUS SEDATION

    20. Intravenous Sedation: Historical Perspective

    21. Intravenous Conscious Sedation: Rationale

    22. Armamentarium

    23. Anatomy for Venipuncture

    24. Venipuncture Technique

    25. Pharmacology

    26. Intravenous Sedation: Techniques of Administration

    27. Intravenous Sedation: Complications

    28. Practical Considerations

    29. Guidelines for Teaching


    SECTION VI: GENERAL ANESTHESIA

    30. Fundamentals of General Anesthesia

    31. Armamentarium, Drugs, and Techniques


    SECTION VII: EMERGENCY PREPARATION AND MANAGEMENT

    32. Preparation for Emergencies

    33. Emergency Drugs and Equipment

    34. Management of Emergencies


    SECTION VIII: SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS

    35. The Pediatric Patient

    36. The Geriatric Patient

    37. The Medically Compromised Patient

    38. The Physically Compromised Patient

    39. Neurologic Illnesses and Other Conditions

    40. Medicolegal Considerations - NEW!

    41. The Controversial Development of Anesthesiology in Dentistry - NEW!


    Appendix

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