Oral and Maxillofacial Infections – 5 Hours

$45.00

Description

Oral and maxillofacial surgeons have been treating maxillofacial infections for centuries. Patients usually visit the office or, in severe cases, the hospital emergency room. Although most infections can be treated in a non-emergency manner, it is critical to recognize and manage severe infections promptly, as they can be life-saving. This course is designed to highlight to dental professionals the significance of promptly identifying and treating oral and maxillofacial infections.

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to learn: 

  • The components of the host defense against infection in the oral cavity.
  • The bacterial, viral, and fungal pathogens responsible for odontogenic and maxillofacial space infections.
  • The most common odontogenic infections of various origins, their clinical manifestations, etiology, and treatment of odontogenic infections.
  • The bacterial, viral and fungal infections in HIV & immunocompromised patients.
  • The complications of odontogenic infections and the pathway of spread to fascial spaces of the head and neck.
  • Classification of oral and maxillofacial infections,
  • The antibiotics used in the treatment of oral and maxillofacial infections.
  • Prevention of odontogenic infections through patient education.

 

Contact Hours:  5  (Five)  

Fee: $45 / Participant (Group discount available for > 5 participants) 

Authors: Dr. Ritika Agrawal MDS (OMFS), FHNSO. Dr. Agrawal is a comprehensive oral and maxillofacial surgeon currently practicing in the Michigan area. Dr. Agrawal is dedicated to his patient’s comfort and focuses on achieving long-lasting solutions pertaining to their overall oral health and well-being.

AGD PACE Subject Code: 310 – Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Teaching Method:  Online Independent Self-Study Course (Training + Post-Test). Requires Computer & Internet.

Course Completion Certificate: A Printable (Pdf) Certificate By Email.

Target Audience: Dentists, Dental Hygienists, and Dental Assistants.

Provider/Author Disclosure: Biologix Solutions LLC does not have a commercial interest in any products or services discussed or shared in this educational activity nor with the commercial supporter. No manufacturer or third party has had any input into course content development.

Dental Continuing EducationBiologix Solutions LLC – Nationally Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. 4/20/2013 to 4/30/2025. Provider ID# 352738

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AGD PACE / CE Broker Reporting: Within 24 Hours of Completion.

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