Overview of Course:
Many providers lack the ability to properly identify dental trauma. The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to properly identify dental trauma when it occurs, how to manage it and communicate it to dental providers and most importantly, how to avoid it.
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
Discuss the incidence of dental injury during general anesthesia.
Describe basic dental anatomy and the identification of both deciduous and adult teeth and common dental pathology.
Discuss the mechanism of dental injury during anesthesia.
Outline the steps of care provided to patients following dental injury.
Describe various methods that may be employed to minimize dental trauma.
The post-test will not launch until you have reviewed the PDF article. A passing score of at least 80% is required to pass the exam in this course. The participant will have only 1 opportunity to successfully complete the post-test which is comprised of 10 random questions pulled from the pool of test questions. If the participant fails the post test, they will not receive any CE credits for this course.
The course has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 1.00 Class A CE credit; AANA Code number 1034910; Course Expiration Date: 6/26/2020.
The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10862.