Handbook of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation, 4th Edition
More and more dental professionals are finding that N2O/O2 is a reliable and efficient method of relieving pain, fear, and apprehension in patients undergoing surgical procedures - and is quickly and easily reversed without unwanted side effects. The third edition of this unique chairside handbook is an invaluable resource for this method of sedation. It provides step-by-step techniques of all the uses of N2O/O2 as a means of pain and anxiety management, and is written at a level that can be easily understood by dental students and professionals of all levels.Comprehensive coverage with the convenience and portability of a handbook equips a dental team member with all the background, technique, recovery, and additional information necessary to administer and monitor N2O/O2 sedation.Easy-to-use presentation utilizes a standard outline style that facilitates knowledge acquisition and provides a quick reference for consultation or chairside reference.Step-by-step techniques equip you with detailed guidance on how to best perform techniques to gain confidence and easily review procedures.FAQs supplied in an entire chapter devoted to commonly asked questions and answers regarding N2O/O2 sedation offers an excellent resource for patient education.Reference tables and boxes offer easy-to-read summaries of text discussions that support visual learners and serve as useful review and study tools.Expert multidisciplinary author team encompasses a breadth of experience in practice and a passion for education, ensuring that you are learning the best content from the best teachers. NEW! Chapter focuses on the types supply systems and equipment necessary to deliver N2O/O2 sedation.NEW! Coverage of the latest in N2O/O2 sedation, including the hazard communication standard, ensures that you are up to date on current issues, techniques, and equipmentNEW! Full-color presentation improves clarity and comprehension of content, specifically the color-coding system for gases.NEW! Artwork, including color photos and illustrations, highlights the latest equipment and also enhances the learning experience and appeal for visual learners.NEW! End-of-chapter review questions and answers support the educational needs of students preparing for board and clinical exams.
InhoudPart 1 Introduction to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Sedation1.?Discovery, History, and Evolution of N2O/O2 Sedation2.?Guidelines for Best Practice3.?Pain and Anxiety Management4.?Desirable Characteristics of N2O/O2 Sedation5.?Physical Properties and Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics of N2O/O26.?Manufacturing and Distribution of N2O and O2 Gases7.?NEW! Delivery of N2O/O2 SedationPart II Anatomy, Physiology, and Administration8.?Anatomy and Physiology of Respiration and Airway Management9.?N2O and Its Interactions with the Body10.?Patient Assessment11.?Titration of N2O/O2 Gases12.?Signs and Symptoms of N2O/O2 Sedation13.?Technique for N2O/O2 Administration and Assessment of Recovery14.?Multidisciplinary Application of N2O/O2 Sedation15.?N2O/O2 Sedation in Pediatric DentistryPart III Issues of Special Consideration16.?Potential Biohazards for Health Personnel Associated with Chronic Exposure to N2O17.?N2O Abuse Issues18.?Ethical and Legal Considerations Regarding N2O Administration19.?Frequently Asked Questions Regarding N2O/O2 Sedation20.?Future Trends in N2O/O2 SedationAppendicesA.?Safety Data Sheet - Nitrous OxideB.?Safety Data Sheet - OxygenC.?Blood Pressure Tables and Growth Charts for Boys and GirlsD.?Informed Consent for N2O/O2 SedationE.?Percent of N2O/O2 AdministeredF.?Administration of N2O/O2 SedationG.?N2O/O2 Sedation RecordH.?Administration of N2O/O2 Sedation Clinical Competency EvaluationI.?Economic Benefits Associated with N2O/O2 SedationIndex