Preclinical Procedures for Dental Assistants
- Permission Required:
- Dental Assisting (Technical Credit)
- Corequisite Narrative:
- 2.00 Credits
- 4.00 Hours
This course introduces dental assisting students to clinical skills and procedures. Topics include an introduction to chairside assisting; patient assessment and data recording; safety and security procedures; and instruments and equipment used in the dental office. Principles of infection control and sterilization are included.