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Respiratory Physiology Relevant to Conscious Sedation for Dental Practice

Speciality Classification
Oral Health
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
30 minutes
Subject matter expert
eLearning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
Faculty of Dental Surgery,elfh,NHS

This session will cover the basic mechanism of gas exchange. The importance of the oxygen dissociation curve in sedation practice will also be discussed.

Learning objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • describe respiratory physiology with reference to external respiration, internal respiration and the control of respiration
  • discuss the relevance of the carriage of gases and the oxygen dissociation curve

Breathing is a reflex process controlled predominantly by the levels of carbon dioxide. However, this activity can be modified by physical and chemical factors.


PRM123
Entry Requirements / Prerequisites

Before commencing this session you should complete:

  • Anxiety and pain control in dentistry/Overview of conscious sedation/Anatomy relevant to conscious sedation in dental practice (141-0141)
  • Anxiety and pain control in dentistry/Overview of conscious sedation/Cardiovascular physiology relevant to conscious sedation (141-0142)
Instructors / Speakers
John Lyne,
General Dental Practitioner

Dr. Lyne BDS DDS MFGDP Dip Sed is a general dental practitioner in primary care and an honorary clinical lecturer in Dental Sedation at Newcastle Dental Hospital. Currently lecturing and researching, John has both clinical and academic qualifications in the field of dental sedation.

Delivery
Title
Respiratory Physiology Relevant to Conscious Sedation for Dental Practice
Speciality Classification
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Dental, -- DENTAL --
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
30 minutes
Location
Online
Reference
03_20
Access Duration (in months)
12
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