• anxiety
  • The benzodiazepines have anti-anxiety,Sedation describes a depressed level of consciousness, which sedative-hypnotic, anticonvulsant, and skeletal muscle relax-may vary from light to deep. (slideshare.net)
  • Indications for con- ing within 2-4 hours.scious sedation include anxiety, patient preference, spastic dis- Adult dosage: 5-15 mg approximately 1 hour prior to ap-orders of nerve and muscle, moderately difficult or long pro- pointmentcedures, trismus, or persistent gagging. (slideshare.net)
  • Conscious sedation (CS) is a technique used to help you to relax, and reduce anxiety and pain during treatment. (bpas.org)
  • As a result, restraint is preferred by some parents as an alternative to sedation, behavior management/anxiety reduction techniques, better pain management or a low risk anxyiolytic such as nitrous oxide. (wikipedia.org)
  • The mission of the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology is to provide a forum for education, research, and recognition of achievement in order to promote safe and effective patient care for all dentists who have an interest in anesthesiology, sedation and the control of anxiety and pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • safely
  • Using a papoose board to temporarily and safely limit movement is often preferable to medical sedation, which presents serious potential risks, including death. (wikipedia.org)
  • general
  • Its active membership of over 4,500 dentists includes general dentists as well as members from all of the dental specialities with interest in sedation, anaesthesia and pain control. (wikipedia.org)
  • drugs
  • 22, No. 3 March 2000 Conscious Sedation Lieutenant Commander Glenda M. Caley, DC, USNIntroduction action, and difficulty administering reversal agent or emergen-The dental profession has made great strides through the years cy drugs in the absence of IV access (3). (slideshare.net)
  • If you are taking recreational drugs please be open and honest with us as they can affect your sedation. (bpas.org)
  • care
  • Let's talk about what options are right for you to make dental visits a less stressful by incorporating sedation techniques into your care. (dentalphobia.com)
  • The aim of conscious sedation or monitored anesthetic care is to provide a safe and comfortable anesthetic while maintaining the patient's ability to follow commands. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • I don't know if this applies everywhere, but the docs I work with have to be certified to give consious sedation - don't you think RN's should have to also? (allnurses.com)
  • serious
  • Delay signing any documentation or making any serious decisions in the 24 hours following sedation. (bpas.org)
  • total
  • It is also sometimes used during medical emergencies to keep an individual from moving when total sedation is not possible. (wikipedia.org)