After listening to this episode, you should be able to:

Recognize the difference between heart attacks, cardiac arrest, and angina pectoris. 

Understand the importance of taking vitals and reviewing medical history at each appointment.

Discuss how to prepare for a medical emergency in an oral healthcare setting. 

Select the items you need in a first aid kit so you can initiate a timely response to stabilize a patient.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the Academy of General Dentistry Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE) through the joint program provider approval of Zoom Education LLC and A Tale of Two Hygienists.  CE Zoom, LLC is approved for awarding FAGD/MAGD credit.

Course Contact: ce@ataleoftwohygienists.com

Course Categories: New Concepts in Dental Hygiene,Standards of Practice,Clinical Dental Science,Clinical Dentistry Subjects That Relate Directly to Patient Care and Clinical Dentistry,Supportive Clinical Dentistry Subjects That Relate to the Support of Patient Care and Clinical Dentistry,Clinical Application / Techniques / Procedures,Delivery / Treatment of Care / Access to Care,New Concepts in Dentistry,Dental Hygiene Courses / Services ,Courses in Dentistry, Medical Emergencies / Emergency Care,Course Directly Related to the Professions,Management and the Treatment of Pain,Management of Sedation/Anesthesia (Evaluation, Risk Assessment, Administration and Monitoring of the Patient and/or Equipment),Medical Emergencies and Complications Related to Sedation / Anesthesia

Provider Approval: Nationally Recognized (AGD-PACE) Academy of General Dentistry Program approval for Continuing Education

Educational Type: Self Study

Educational Method: Electronically mediated with a testing mechanism (internet, one-way & two-way transmissions through open broadcast, closed circuit, cable, microwave, broadband lines, fiber optics, satellite, or wireless communications devices)

Prerequisites : None
Sponsor(s): None


All CE Zoom related support: support.cezoom.com

Date / Time

Self Study - On Demand