Bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene (Verona)

Pharmacology, Anesthesia and Dental Emergencies - ANESTESIA APPLICATA ALL'ODONTOSTOMATOLOGIA

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Name of lecturer
Vittorio Schweiger
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Lezioni CLID VERONA 1 anno 1 SEMESTRE dal Oct 7, 2019 al Dec 20, 2019.

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Learning outcomes

Purpose of the course is to teach the basic concepts of anesthetic practice in dentistry such as locoregional anesthesia and sedation in surgical procedures of the orofacial region, their performances and the possible side effects and complications. They also treated the basic concepts of the pathophysiology and the treatment of pain, with particular regard to acute and chronic painful conditions of the orofacial region


Pathophysiology and classification of pain
Pain evaluation and measuring
Pain medications
Local and locoregional anesthesia
Sedation procedures

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
G. Manani, E. Facco, G. Zanette anestesia odontoiatrica ed emergenze (Edizione 3) Idelson Gnocchi 2011 8879475207

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination. Test of 26 questions, including 22 multiple choice (4 possible answers for each question, only one valid, 1 point if correct, 0 points if wrong or not answered) and 4 open questions (from 0 to 2 points depending the correctness of the response).

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