Local Anesthesia for the Dental Hygienist

Permission Required:
Yes
Distribution:
Dental Hygiene
Prerequisite:
(DEH1002 and DEH1002L and DEH1800 and DEH1800L and DES1601)
Corequisite Narrative:
DES2051L
Credits:
2.00 Credits
Lecture:
2.00 Hours

Course Description:

This course provides the study of anxiety and pain management techniques used in dental practice settings involving current concepts in the administration of topical and local anesthesia. Topics covered in this course include the following: theory of pain control, pain control modalities, neurophysiology, pharmacology, techniques of administration, infection control, and medical emergencies involving local anesthesia. This course is limited to dental hygiene students currently enrolled in the limited access dental hygiene program. Student achievement in this course is graded as 'Pass/Fail'. 30 class hours.

PHSC Course Schedule: Local Anesthesia for the Dental Hygienist

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Summer 2023
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Location Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
4861 Open 05/08/2023-07/01/2023 Online
Online
Not yet assigned 2.00 30.00
Traditional online format. In this modality, the course is available through canvas any time throughout the semester offering a high level of flexibility and with no set meeting schedule. Students may need a webcam and microphone for this class.