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Fall 2023
May 23,2024
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DH 233 - Anesthesia/Analgesia for Dental Hygiene Therapy
Current science, theories and implementation of local anesthesia and nitrous oxide/oxygen conscious sedation. Review of anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and emergency procedures associated with local anesthesia and NO2/O2 conscious sedation. Foundational skill development in the administration of infiltration and block anesthesia in dental hygiene procedures. Laboratory and clinical experience in administration of local anesthesia and N2O/O2.
Program Restriction: Must be enrolled in the Dental Hygiene Program
3.000 Credit hours
20.000 TO 24.000 Lecture hours
30.000 TO 36.000 Lab hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Credit
Schedule Types: Lecture plus Lab

Health Professions Division
Health Professions Department

Course Attributes:
Tuition, Career and Technical Education

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Skills Development
May not be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      College Now
Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors:     
      Dental Hygiene

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