Description
Dental Anxiety and Pain Management
This course prepares the student dental hygienist to work within the scope of dental hygiene practice to manage anxiety and pain for dental patients. Students learn to prepare and administer local anesthesia and nitrous oxide safely. The course also addresses the recommendation of alternative pain control measures.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
2
Offering
Course
DENTHYG 10508118
Academic Group
Associate Degree
Academic Organization
Health Related Professions
Enrollment Requirements
Must be accepted into the Dental Hygienist Program. Must be concurrently enrolled inGen & Oral Path, DH Process III, Dental Pharmacology, Community Dental Health, and Dental Pain Management. Prerequisites: All first and second semester courses
Typically Offered
Fall