ENDODONTIC PACKAGE 1 - 12 HOURS - LEA12

$83.95
Contact hours will be awarded until this package's expiration date of 6/30/2019.

Appropriate for dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants, this package of 4 continuing education courses offers 12 credit hours related to endodontics. Courses cover simplifying endodontics, protecting patient safety, human trafficking, and the role of dentists in prescribing opioids and antibiotics.

This package replaces LEA15.

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Human Trafficking: Overview for Healthcare Professionals - L0909
This intermediate level course for healthcare professionals is an introduction into the complex crime of human trafficking, with a focus...

This intermediate level course for healthcare professionals is an introduction into the complex crime of human trafficking, with a focus on sex and labor trafficking and the common symptoms and conditions that occur in trafficked persons. The course provides insights into the facts surrounding human trafficking and relevant health risks for the trafficked person.

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Oral Manifestations Associated With Gastrointestinal Disorders, 2nd Edition - L0836
This basic-level course, appropriate for dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants, addresses nutritional deficiencies, oral si...

This basic-level course, appropriate for dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants, addresses nutritional deficiencies, oral signs and symptoms, and preventive oral strategies for patients with anorexia nervosa, bulimia, iron-deficiency, anemia and scurvy. Inflammatory bowel diseases including Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, pyostomatitis vegetans, and polyposis syndromes and their manifestations in the oral cavity are described.

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Protecting Patient Safety in the Dental Office: Preventing Errors, Updated 1st Ed. - L0876
This basic-level course discusses the current state of medical/dental errors and patient safety. Along with highlighting the different t...

This basic-level course discusses the current state of medical/dental errors and patient safety. Along with highlighting the different types and causes of medical/dental errors, strategies to prevent or control medical/dental errors are presented, and methods of identifying, analyzing, and reporting medical/dental errors are discussed. The course is intended for all dental professionals, including general dentists and dental specialists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants. This course is not designed to give legal advice. Rather, its purpose is to provide dental professionals with information on current issues in medical/dental errors and patient safety.

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Simplifying Endodontics for Greater Predictability and Ease of Treatment - L0784
This basic-level course discusses the importance of proper isolation and appropriate pre-access buildups. Proper access for endodontic t...

This basic-level course discusses the importance of proper isolation and appropriate pre-access buildups. Proper access for endodontic treatment is also explained. The course describes effective strategies for cleaning and shaping the root canal system, followed by an outlining of the principles of obturation. The importance of the coronal restoration and access sealing for successful endodontic treatment is explained. Finally, the course brings all of these elements together in a case scenario, which, though it cannot cover all contingencies, can help the general dentist, as well as dental hygienists and dental assistants, to understand the basics of root canal therapy and the strategies involved in improving endodontic outcomes.