DEA 132 Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office

2 Credit Hours • 37.5 Contact Hours (15 Lecture, 22.5 Lecture/Lab Combination)

Prerequisite: DEA 120, DEA 121 or permission of instructor

Includes techniques for taking and reading vital signs. Emphasizes recognition, prevention, and management of medical emergency situations in the dental office. Covers completing and updating patient health history. Addresses pharmacology.