Maxillary Anesthesia – Increasing the Success of Injection Techniques

Drs. Morton Rosenberg and John Yagiela, Maxillary Anesthesia – Increasing the Success of Injection Techniques
Speaker: Drs. Morton Rosenberg and John Yagiela
Category: Anesthesia
CE Credits: 1.5
Format: Flash
This course will discuss 3 maxillary nerve block injection techniques – the infraorbital, posterior superior and maxillary (second division) nerve blocks.
  • Running Time: 1 hour
  • Released: 4/24/2006
  • Expiration Date: 6/30/2019
  • Review Date: 6/30/2016
CE Details
Credit Details
This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1.5 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 132.

The fee to view this course is $36. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.

This course will discuss 3 maxillary nerve block injection techniques – the infraorbital, posterior superior and maxillary (second division) nerve blocks. Although these techniques are infrequently used, they can be easily learned and can be especially helpful with procedures involving multiple teeth.

Description of Speaker:
Morton Rosenberg, DMD is an Associate Professor of Anesthesia and Clinical Professor of oral and maxillo facial surgery at Tufts University Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine.

John Yagiela, DDS, PhD is a Professor of Oral Biology and Professor of Anesthesiology at UCLA Schools of Dentistry and Medicine.

Educational Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:

  • Learn the anatomical landmarks associated with local anesthesia
  • Learn the structures innervated by the ophthalmic, maxillary and mandibular trunks
  • Learn of the risks and complications of administering nerve blocks

Drs. Rosenberg and Yagiela have received an honorarium from Dentsply International Pharmaceutical Division.

CE Policies
American General Dentistry (AGD), Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE) approved, FAGD / MAGD CreditApproved PACE Program Provider
FAGD / MAGD Credit
Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or
provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement.
1/1/2016 to 12/31/2018
Provider ID# 304396
American Dental Association (ADA), Continuing Education Recognition Program (CERP) provider
Farran Media 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.
This activity meets the educational criteria required for verifiable Continuing Professional Development under the General Dental Council Lifelong Learning scheme and represents 1.5 hours of verifiable CPD.

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