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Author Clark, Morris S.

Title Handbook of nitrous oxide and oxygen sedation / Morris S. Clark, Ann L. Brunick
Edition Fourth edition
Published St. Louis : Elsevier Mosby, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 262 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. 1. Introduction to nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation -- 1. Deiscovery, history,a nd evolution of N₂O/O₂ sedation -- 2. Guidelines for best practice -- 3. Pain and anxiety management -- 4. Desirable characteristics of N₂O/O₂ sedation -- 5. Physical properties and pharmacokinetics/phamacodynamics of N₂O -- 6. Manufacturing and distribution of N₂O and O₂ gases -- 7. Delivery of N₂O/O₂ sedation -- pt. 2. Anatomy, physiology, and administration -- 8. Anatomy and physiology of respiration and airway management -- 9. N₂O and its interactions with the body -- 10. Patient assessment -- 11. Titration of N₂O and O₂ gases -- 12. Signs and symptoms of N₂O/O₂ sedation -- 13. Technique for N₂O/O₂ administration and assessment of recovery-- 14. Multidisciplinary application of N₂O/O₂ sedation -- 15. N₂O/O₂ sedation in pediatric dentistry --
pt. 3. Issues of special consideration -- 16. Potential biohazards for health personnel associated with chronic exposure to N₂O -- 17. Nitrous oxide abuse issues -- 18. Ethical and legal considerations regarding N₂O/O₂ administration -- 19. Frequently asked questions regarding N₂O/O₂ sedation -- 20. Future trends in N₂O/O₂ sedation -- Appendixes -- A. Safety data sheet - Nitrous oxide -- B. Safety data sheet - Oxygen -- C. Blood pressure tables and growth charts for boys and girls -- D. Informed consent for N₂O/O₂ sedation -- E. Percent of N₂O/O₂ administered -- F. Administration of N₂O/O₂ sedation -- G. N₂O/O₂ sedation record -- H. Administration of N₂O/O₂ sedation clinical competency evaluation -- I. Economic benefits associated with N₂O/O₂ administration -- Index
Summary "This unique chairside handbook is the only product of its kind focused specifically on nitrous oxide and oxygen (N₂O/O₂) sedation. Now in full-color, it features a quick-access outline format, along with summary tables, clear illustrations, step-by-step photos, and a variety of techniques to equip you with all the information you need--right when and where you need it." --Back cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Anesthesia in dentistry -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Conscious sedation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Inhalation anesthesia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nitrous oxide -- Therapeutic use -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Oxygen therapy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Anesthesia, Inhalation.
Conscious Sedation.
Nitrous Oxide -- therapeutic use.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Brunick, Ann L.
ISBN 1455745472