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Surgical Mini-Lectures and Clinics

Saturday, September 17, 2011
10:00AM - 12:00PM

Location

(C) 104A-B

S426

Medical Management of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Patient

Steven M. Roser, DMD, MD
Delos Hill Professor and Chief, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Gary F Bouloux, DDS, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery-Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Synopsis

The management of many common medical/systemic diseases has changed in the last five years in part due to the increased sophistication of diagnostic studies, in part as the result of new medications, but, most importantly, as the result of the significant effort to incorporate evidence based medicine into the everyday management of patients. Using case based scenarios with audience participation, the current guidelines and recommendations for the safe and effective management of surgical patients, primarily the office but also in the hospital setting will be discussed

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Discuss currently understood guidelines and recommendations for the safe and effective management of surgical patients with significant systemic disease.
  2. Incorporate new evidence based medical management guidelines into the management of patients undergoing office based or hospital surgery.
  3. Become familiar with the use of newer medications for the treament of medical conditions in the perioperative patient.

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