Dentistry Masterclass: A Team Approach
Date: Wednesday 24th November, 2021 - Wednesday 24th November, 2021
Start time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Duration: 7 hour(s)
This vet and nurse course is ideal for practice teams who perform dental procedures together. The day will start with a joint practical session for both vets and vet nurses covering oral examination, probing and charting techniques, plus the administration of local anaesthetic nerve blocks.Vets will then have a purely cadaver-based practical day in the wet lab, practising extraction techniques with particular focus on the canines and carnassials, as well as root tip retrieval.Nurses will have an interactive, lecture-based day focusing on dentistry from a nursing perspective and covering common dental presentations encountered in practice. Anaesthesia concerns for the dental patient, analgesic options as well as post op care, both within the hospital setting and at home will also be covered.Learning outcomes:By the end of this one-day practical course, vets will be better able to:Perform a comprehensive oral cavity examination, documenting pathologySafely plan and implement the use of local anaesthetic nerve blocks during dental extractionsHandle dental instruments correctly and safelyPlan and design mucoperiosteal flaps for the open extraction of any tooth in the mouthApproach dental extractions with increased confidence and precisionAppropriately use antibiotics in dentistryBy the end of this one-day course, nurses will be better able to:Perform a comprehensive oral cavity examination, documenting pathologySafely plan and implement the use of local anaesthetic nerve blocks during dental extractionsBe familiar with different dental presentations seen in practice, including abnormal dentition, tooth fractures and malocclusion problemsConfidently assist with planning and monitoring a general anaesthetic for dentistry with particular reference to airway security, avoiding hypothermia and treating hypotensionAnalgesia options for dentistry: including what drugs we could utilise, how and why we would want to use them and when we may need to avoid some of themPlan post-operative care for the dental patient SPECIAL OFFER Book a vet and vet nurse, from the same practice, on this course for only £595vat!Email us at email@example.com for the discount code.
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The Clinical Skills Lab Manor Place,204a Manor Place,Kennington,London. SE17 3BN
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