1111 - Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation: An Update

Author/Editor: Ann Brunick, RDH, MS & Morris S. Clark, DDS, FACD; Contributing Author: Natalie Kaweckyj, LDA, RF, CDA, CDPMA, COA, COMSA, CPFDA, CRFDA, MADAA, BA

This course will teach about the desirable characteristics of nitrous oxide, indications and contraindications of N2O/O2 use, the facts and myths surrounding chronic exposure to nitrous oxide, the biological effects associated with high levels of the gas, and ways to assess and minimize trace gas contamination in an outpatient setting.

CE Credits: 2
Original Release Date: 2011; Review Date: 2022; Next Review: 2025


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