Dental: Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office

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Learning objectives

  • Identify medical emergencies that may occur in a dental practice.
  • Recognize symptoms of specific medical conditions.
  • Describe warning signs that can occur before a medical emergency.
  • Identify situations that should cause a delay in dental care.
  • Describe how to position a patient who is experiencing a medical emergency.
  • Define an office emergency action plan.
  • List essential equipment and medications that should be kept in an in-office emergency kit.

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