CALIFORNIA 25-HOUR DENTIST PACKAGE 1 - LD1CA

$174.95

Contact hours will be awarded until this package's expiration date of 8/3/2019.

This package contains ten individual courses that go toward fulfilling the continuing education requirements for Dentists in California.

This package replaces LDTCA.

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California Dental Practice Act, 5th Edition - L0922
The California Dental Practice Act is the set of regulations that governs dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants. This cours...

The California Dental Practice Act is the set of regulations that governs dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants. This course provides an overview of these governmental entities and outlines the content of the Dental Practice Act, its attending regulations, and other statutes relating to dental practice. The content of this basic-level course was derived primarily from the State of California Department of Consumer Affairs Dental Practice Act, California Code of Regulations, and California Dental Association Code of Ethics. With a more complete understanding of this Dental Practice Act, all dental team members will be better able to practice within its guidelines.

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Infection Control Standards for California Dental Healthcare Workers, 4th Edition - L0923
This basic-level course will familiarize dental healthcare personnel with the rules and regulations applicable to infection control in C...

This basic-level course will familiarize dental healthcare personnel with the rules and regulations applicable to infection control in California's dental offices, including the Cal/OSHA regulations and the Dental Board of California's Minimum Standards for Infection Control, as effective August 20, 2011. State regulations are reviewed regularly to ensure that they reflect the most current knowledge and to assure optimum levels of safety for personnel and patients. Readers will review terminology, reasons for infection control and adequate disinfection procedures. Every team member will have a working knowledge of what a dental office needs to comply with current state mandates.

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Allergic Reactions to Metals in the Mouth, 3rd Edition - L0927
A wide variety of materials used for the construction of dental restorations, prostheses, and dental implants have the potential to caus...

A wide variety of materials used for the construction of dental restorations, prostheses, and dental implants have the potential to cause allergic reactions among dental patients.This basic-level course reviews the importance of metals for human health, identifies common harmful metals and their role in disease, and discusses hypersensitivity reactions, with particular regard to metal allergies in medical and dental patients. Such an understanding will help dental professionals make better-informed decisions about which biomaterials are the safest and most effective.

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Bonding Systems for Dentin in Adhesive Dentistry - L0814
After completing this basic-level course, dental professionals will understand the history of adhesive bonding systems and will be able ...

After completing this basic-level course, dental professionals will understand the history of adhesive bonding systems and will be able describe the necessary conditions for ideal adhesive bonding. Dental professionals will also gain a basic understanding of different dental adhesive systems and understand the advantages and disadvantages of each.

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CDC and the Practice of Dental Hygiene: Review of the 2003 Guidelines & 2016 Summary - L0874
The purpose of this course is to familiarize the dental hygienist with the document Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health-Ca...

The purpose of this course is to familiarize the dental hygienist with the document Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health-Care Settings, 2003. The 2016 CDC document, Summary of Infection Prevention Practices in Dental Settings: Basic Expectations for Safe Care will be introduced and discussed, and new information relevant to the practice of dental hygiene published by CDC since 2003 will be presented.

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Dental Ethics and the Digital Age: 3 Hour, Updated 1st Edition - L0948
The practice of dentistry is multifaceted. Not only must dental professionals have the technical skills to treat patients appropriately ...

The practice of dentistry is multifaceted. Not only must dental professionals have the technical skills to treat patients appropriately and safely, they must also practice within a professional ethical framework that is sometimes more challenging than the dental procedures themselves. This basic-level course helps dental professionals gain a better understanding of dental ethics, professionalism, and current ethical challenges to the profession, with particular emphasis on the impact of the digital age. Dental professionals may be eager to incorporate the latest technologies into their practices and into their private lives, but must consider the ethical implications of doing so.

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Maintaining Dental Implants, Updated 1st Edition - L0834
This basic-level course, appropriate for dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants, provides an overview of oral hygiene for de...

This basic-level course, appropriate for dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants, provides an overview of oral hygiene for dental implants, including the identification of similarities and differences in the periodontal structure surrounding a natural tooth versus that surrounding a dental implant. The course discusses the clinical procedures used to evaluate the status of dental implants as healthy, ailing, or failing and the methods employed in professionally cleaning implants and improving home care techniques.

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Medication-Related Damage to Oral Hard and Soft Tissues 2nd Ed - L0805
This course begins by presenting conditions involving damage to the hard dental structures caused by fluoride, anticonvulsants, chemothe...

This course begins by presenting conditions involving damage to the hard dental structures caused by fluoride, anticonvulsants, chemotherapeutics, and medications such as bisphosphonates that are associated with osteonecrosis of the jaw. Tooth discoloration is also discussed. Damage to oral soft tissues is then reviewed. Color changes to the oral mucosa, including mucosal pigmentation and black hairy tongue, are described. Drug-related gingival enlargement and other mucosal disorders, oral allergic reactions, drug-related white lesions, and conditions of the salivary glands are examined.

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Comprehensive Review for Dental Professionals, 2nd Ed. - L0925
Most current dental school curricula do not give dental students the appropriate knowledge base and clinical eperience to treat OSA pati...

Most current dental school curricula do not give dental students the appropriate knowledge base and clinical eperience to treat OSA patient. This recently updated Intermediate-level course discusses the latest evidence-based diagnostic approaches for OSA and outlines recommeneded treatment strategies..

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Oral Soft Tissue Lesions: Diagnosis and Treatment , 2nd Edition - L0771
This basic-level course reviews the soft tissue lesions found in the oral cavity of adults and discusses their diagnosis and treatment. ...

This basic-level course reviews the soft tissue lesions found in the oral cavity of adults and discusses their diagnosis and treatment. Common problems include inflammatory and infectious processes, degenerative processes, and abnormal growths.