Happy New Year to all!!
Now the festivities are over and it is 'back to work' it is time to think about up and coming courses.
Firstly there is the LA refresher course for Dental Hygienists and Dental Therapists in London on the 8th February and in Manchester on the 15th February. These courses are in conjunction with Aspiradent and need to be booked through their website http://www.aspiradent.com/local-anaesthetic-refresher/4576462019
The day will cover:-
Local anaesthetic agents including articaine and mepivicaine
Choosing a local anaesthetic - plain or with a vasoconstrictor
Contra indications – sensitivity, allergy
Equipment – choice of needle and syringe
Tips and techniques for painless delivery
Alternative delivery systems The Wand, Injex
Management of the child patient – especially managing their first local
Management of anxious patients – helping them relax
The Needle phobic – how to deal with a needle phobic, tips andtechniques including a six step desensitization programme
So register your interest!