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​Joint Central Counties Branch and Sutton Coldfield Section -Management of the medically compromised patient

Date ​Tuesday 14 May 2019
​​Venue

Harry Hollier, Partnership and Learning Centre, Good Hope Hospital, Sutton Coldfield, B75 7RS

Time

Registration/Start - 18:00

Finish - 20:30

Branch / SectionCentral Counties Branch and Sutton Coldfield Section
​​Price

Free to attend

​​​CPD2.5 hours
​​​​Aims
To provide an update on the most common medical conditions encountered in every day practice, look at the newest drug therapies and learn how medications can impact dental treatment.

Learning objectives
  • Inform the dental team on how to complete a thorough medical risk assessment
  • Update practitioners on the impact of medications including- anticoagulants and anti platelet therapies, corticosteroids, and medications related to oesteonecrosis of the jaw.
  • Provide the most current evidence and guidelines on how to manage patients taking 'poly pharmacy'
  • Know when to treat, defer or refer a patient
Learning contentAn event to make the dental team to aware of how to safely manage and treat patients who are medically compromised.
Development outcomeC, D
Speaker

Laura Stenhouse

Laura is a Specialist in Special Care Dentistry and works in Northfield as the Senior Dental Officer. She qualified from the University of Sheffield and has worked in a range of services including general practice, maxillofacial surgery and community. Her main clinical interests are in managing those who are medically compromised and people with learning disabilities. In addition, she provides sedation and treatment under general anaesthesia.

How to book / enquiries

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If you have any queries please email branchsectionevents@bda.org