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Professional Allied Staff Courses

Saturday, September 17, 2011
11:00AM - 12:30PM

Location

(C) 107A-B

AML10

Pharmacology*

Morton Rosenberg, DMD
Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Head, Division of Anesthesia and Pain Control
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
Boston, MA

Synopsis

This presentation will serve as an update and review of basic pharmacologic principles. Common sedative, anesthetic and emergency drugs will be discussed, as well as their role in the oral and maxillofacial surgery practice. Interactions and the treatment of common medical emergencies will be reviewed

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. Recognize the dangers associated with drug interactions;
  2. Identify different classes of drugs and their indications, contradictions, side effect and use; and
  3. List references to provide a knowledge base prior to clinical treatment.

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