This unique and challenging program provides a clinical simulation experience that addresses the proper assessment and management of complications associated with moderate sedation, deep sedation and general anesthesia. Following a brief introduction explaining essential principles, participants will demonstrate appropriate patient management on human patient simulators (Laerdal SimMan). Registrants are provided prerequisite reading materials for study, including treatment algorithms, and an optional online course pretest that must be completed prior to the course date.
Describe and demonstrate appropriate components of an adequate primary assessment.
Discuss various anatomical and pathological causes of airway obstruction and demonstrate their recognition and appropriate management.
Describe and demonstrate the recognition and appropriate management of respiratory depression, distinguishing it from airway obstruction.
Describe and demonstrate appropriate management of bradycardia and hypotension.
Daniel E. Becker, DDS - Chair
Miami Valley Hospital
Karen E. Crowley, MS, DDS
James C. Phero, DMD
University of Cincinnati
Kenneth L. Reed, DMD
Lutheran Medical Center
Morton B. Rosenberg, DMD
The 1/2 day SimMan course provides 4.5 hours of CE credit. Doctors may register for an additional 2 CE (6.5 CE total) that is awarded for successful completion of an online multiple choice pretest that examines the prerequisite reading materials. This examination must be completed prior to the course date.
ADSA is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
ADSA designates this activity for 4.5 continuing education credits.
The ADSA is an Accepted National Sponsor (#218597) for FAGD/MAGD Credit.
Special early-bird fees starting at just $795 remain discounted only until the hotel cutoff. Refunds for simulation courses cannot be guaranteed after the hotel cutoff unless and until a replacement student is found to fill the space.
Course registration is limited to provide each registrant with an optimal educational hands on experience. Acceptance in the course requires receipt of your application, payment of the course fees, and approval of the Chair to assure your position in the course of your preference. The course will be offered from 7:30 AM-12:00 Noon and from 1:00 PM-5:30PM.
Exhibitors are welcome at the Las Vegas review.
ADSA will be at the Aria Hotel & Casino in las Vegas, NV in 2015. For more information, please click on the link below.