Medical emergencies can and do occur within the dental office environment. A large percentage of these emergencies could be prevented or at least better treated if all the members of the dental team were more knowledgeable in the prevention and management of emergency situations. Emergency Guide for Dental Auxiliaries, 3e is designed to provide dental auxiliaries with the basic skills and knowledge necessary in order for them to function effectively as part of the dental team when faced with a medical emergency. A must for all dental auxiliaries working in dental offices to stay up to date on possible medical emergencies, First Aid skills, and important information on the legal aspect of emergency care in the dental office.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Prevention.
Chapter 2. Office Preparation:
Chapter 3: Vasodepressor Snycope.
Chapter 4: Airway Obstruction.
Chapter 5: Asthma.
Chapter 6: Hyperventilation
Chapter 7: Epilepsy.
Chapter 8: Diabetes Mellitus.
Chapter 9: Allergic Reactions.
Chapter 10: Angina Pectoris and Myocardial Infarction.
Chapter 11: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Chapter 12: Cerebrovascular Accident.
Chapter 13: Occupational Hazards and Emergencies
Chapter 14: Legal Problems of Emergency Care