This special Compendium eBook discusses how dentists need to be cognizant of the misuse and abuse of prescription drugs when prescribing opioids for pain control. Also, six different reversal agents are described that dentists can use for adverse drug reactions. Download today and earn 4 FREE CEU!
CE 1: Opioids Prescribing in Dentistry: Keys for Safe and Proper Use Raymond Dionne, DDS, PhD; and Paul Moore, DMD, PhD and MPH
This article describes the importance of dentists being mindful of potential unintended consequences of prescribed opioids, such as dependency by patients for whom they are prescribed and the diversion of unused pills to others. Credits: 2 Self-Study CEU Cost: $0 Provider: AEGIS Publications, LLC
CE 2: Pharmacological Reservsal Agents in Dental Practice: Keys to Patient Safety Mark Donaldson, BSP, AC PR, PharmD; and Jason H. Goodchild, DMD
The authors describe six specific anesthetic reversal agents as they relate to the clinical practice of dentistry. Credits: 2 Self-Study CEU Cost: $0 Provider: AEGIS Publications, LLC