Cindy shares her knowledge and expertise in the world of ergonomics. She has a great knowledge of our muscles and how they work. She shares the issues we face and they are treated and how to prevent them in the first place. She discusses standing vs sitting when working on a patient and how to put the patient that is comfortable for both the operator and the patient.
After listening to this episode you should be able to discuss the following:
- Is it better to sit or stand when working on a patient
- What is considered a neutral sitting position
- Which work groups are the most at risk for ergonomic issues
- Common ways to treat the disorders
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 CE Zoom, LLC and Tale of Two Hygienists. CE Zoom, LLC is approved for awarding FAGD/MAGD credit.
Prerequisites : None None
Date / Time
Self Study - On Demand