Emergency Medicine Series: Prevention
You will receive 1 credit(s) of continuing education credit upon successful completion of this course.



This course outlines the medical emergencies most likely to occur in a dental office, and puts into place a system to prevent a medical catastrophe.  

  • Know who’s at risk! 
  • Medical history 
    • History forms 
    • Verbal history 
  • Physical exam (vital signs) 
    • Blood pressure 
    • Pulse
  • Stress Reduction


Roger Adams, MBA
Emergency Products  Institute

  • http://www.nmhr.org/
  • Handbook of local Anesthesia, Stanley F. Malamed
  • Medical Emergencies in the Dental Clinic,Rapid Response Guide
  • The National School of Dental Therapy, Medical Evaluation Course 
  • National Health Region, Dental Program and Policy Manual
  • Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office www.socty.com
  • ADA Medical Emergencies, Policy Statement
  • Management of Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office: Conditions in Each Country, the Extent of Treatment by the Dentist, JDSA Article

Release date: December 16, 2016
Review date: January 1, 2016
Expiration date: December 31, 2018


CE courses are administered by IMV, Ltd.
IMV, Ltd is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

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