Product Detail

Pharmacology Update for Dentists and Pharmacists:
Audio CD
$169.99 USD
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Product Details
Format:
Audio CD - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
4 hr 44 min
Details:
Multi-disc audio recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
ERIC BORNSTEIN, DMD
Publisher:
PESI Rehab
Copyright:
6/5/2019
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNA063525
Objectives
  1. Determine the 20 most common drugs that your dental patient may be taking with interactions and contraindications, including marijuana, new anticoagulants, new weight loss pills and nutritional supplements.
  2. Evaluate clinically proven new and modern pain management principles and strategies mandated by the FDA and the CDC concerning opioids.
  3. Analyze the dentist and hygienists role in understanding new resistant dental pathogens and new antibiotic regimens in the era of multi-drug resistant infections.
  4. Assess new evidence concerning antibiotic prophylaxis regimens for your patients, and how this will affect you medical/legally.
  5. Point out malpractice issues with prescribing opioids, antibiotics, and combinations of meds.
  6. Integrate updated Customizable Opioid Informed Consent Forms and new updated Drug History Forms into your practice to satisfy government mandates and prevent malpractice claims.
  7. Specify new anticoagulants, weight loss medications and nutritional supplements that your patients may be taking.
Outline
Drug/Drug Interactions To Look Out For With Existing Patient Medications
  • Opioids
  • NSAIDS
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Marijuana
  • Herbal Supplements
  • Antibiotics
  • BP Medications
  • Blood Thinners
  • Cholesterol Medications
  • Thyroid Medications
  • Anti-Diabetic Medications
  • SSRI’s
  • Weight Loss Medications
  • Immunosuppression Medications
New Multimodal Clinical Pain Management Strategies:
  • Advanced Evidence-Based Pain Management Principles to Lessen the Need for Opioids
  • Pharmacology, Adverse Reactions, & Contraindications of OTC Analgesics & Opioids
  • Aspirin, Ibuprofen, and Naproxen – (Non-NSAID Acetaminophen)
What Are Opioids
  • Opioid Analgesics/Opioid Receptors/Opioid Metabolism
  • Indications, Dosage, Precautions, Pharmacologic Effects & Adverse Reactions for:
    • Codeine/Acetaminophen
    • Hydrocodone
    • Oxycodone
    • Tramadol
  • History of the Opioid Epidemic – it is NOT what you think…
  • The NEW Benzodiazepine Epidemic
What Is New In The Last Five Years?
  • Opioids and the ADA, FDA, CDC & Media
  • New Malpractice Implications of Dental Opioid Prescriptions, FEAR the Lawyers!
  • Signs and Symptoms of Opioid Disorder – Opioid Abuse, Addiction & Antagonists
  • The Potential New Criminal Implications of Dental Opioid Prescriptions, Its Real!
There Is A New Standard Of Care For Dental Infections
  • Microbial Culture & Sensitivity Testing of Difficult Infections
  • How to Bill with Dental Codes and Where to Send Culture Samples
Author

ERIC BORNSTEIN, DMD

Eric Bornstein, DMD, is a Biochemist, Dentist, and Photobiologist. He has practiced dentistry for over 20 years and is a national lecturer. Dr. Bornstein is a widely published author in journals such as Compendium, Dentistry Today, Dental Equipment & Materials, Dental Products Report and Advances in Microbiology. He serves as the Chief Medical Officer of a Medical Device Company that combines medical devices with pharmacologic therapies and has lectured all over the United States, Canada, Mexico, the UK, Germany and Israel.

Together with practicing general dentistry, Dr. Bornstein has testified and consulted as a Medical and Dental Malpractice Expert Witness, working on such cases as Pharmacologic mismanagement of dental patients, Pharmacologic error resulting in wrongful death, laser injury, missed diagnoses, nerve damage, implant errors, infections and TMJ injury cases. He has also trained dentists and physicians nationally and internationally in the use of antibiotics, antifungals, and medical devices, and has served as the Primary Investigator for professional human clinical trials for Periodontal therapy, MRSA infections, and Fungal infections.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Eric Bornstein is the Chief Science Officer and Chief Medical Officer of Nomir Medical Technologies. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Eric Bornstein has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits
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Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations.

Certificates of Successful Completion are available for email, download and/or printing from your online account immediately following the successful completion of the post-test/evaluation.

**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.


Dentists
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PESI, Inc. is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 10/1/2015 to 9/30/2021. It is offered for 5.0 self-study credit hours. Provider ID# 217543.


Dental Hygienists
PESI, Inc. is designated as a nationally approved sponsor by the Academy of General Dentistry, which is recognized by many state dental or hygienist boards. Please check your state rules and regulations to determine if this self-study course meets your state criteria. This activity consists of 5.0 clock hours of continuing education instruction.


Pharmacists
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PESI, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Successful completion of this Knowledge-based self-study program qualifies for 5.0 self-study contact hours. ACPE Universal Program Number: 0289-0000-19-011-H01-P. You are required to successfully complete a program evaluation/post-test in order to receive a statement of credit.


Other Professions
This self-study activity qualifies for 5.0 clock hours of instructional content as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Retain your certificate of completion and contact your board or organization for specific filing requirements.

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**It is your ethical responsibility to report accurate hours to your licensing board.
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Audience
  • Dentists
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Office Managers
  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy Technicians