Handbook of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation / Edition 3

Handbook of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation / Edition 3

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Elsevier Health Sciences
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Handbook of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation / Edition 3

Introducing the only chairside reference on N20/02 sedation! Written by respected specialists in the field, this indispensable new resource provides comprehensive coverage of all the principles for use of nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation as a means of pain and anxiety management. Presented in a user-friendly outline format, this handy pocket-sized guide features the most current information on occupational biohazards, state-of-the-art equipment, ethical and legal concerns, and more. Key chapters cover patient assessment, equipment, nitrous oxide interaction with the body, and recovery from N20/02 sedation. A helpful appendix lists equipment manufacturers with addresses, phone/fax numbers, and website addresses.

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ISBN-13: 9780323048279
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 10/09/2007
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.64(w) x 9.32(h) x 0.46(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Introduction to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Sedation
1.Discovery, History, and Evolution of N2O/O2 Sedation
2.Guidelines for Best Practice
3.Pain and Anxiety Management
4.Desirable Characteristics of N2O/O2 Sedation
5.Physical Properties and Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics of N2O/O2
6.Manufacturing and Distribution of N2O and O2 Gases
7.NEW! Delivery of N2O/O2 Sedation
Part II Anatomy, Physiology, and Administration
8.Anatomy and Physiology of Respiration and Airway Management
9.N2O and Its Interactions with the Body
10.Patient Assessment
11.Titration of N2O/O2 Gases
12.Signs and Symptoms of N2O/O2 Sedation
13.Technique for N2O/O2 Administration and Assessment of Recovery
14.Multidisciplinary Application of N2O/O2 Sedation
15.N2O/O2 Sedation in Pediatric Dentistry
Part III Issues of Special Consideration
16.Potential Biohazards for Health Personnel Associated with Chronic Exposure to N2O
17.N2O Abuse Issues
18.Ethical and Legal Considerations Regarding N2O Administration
19.Frequently Asked Questions Regarding N2O/O2 Sedation
20.Future Trends in N2O/O2 Sedation
A.Safety Data Sheet – Nitrous Oxide
B.Safety Data Sheet – Oxygen
C.Blood Pressure Tables and Growth Charts for Boys and Girls
D.Informed Consent for N2O/O2 Sedation
E.Percent of N2O/O2 Administered
F.Administration of N2O/O2 Sedation
G.N2O/O2 Sedation Record
H.Administration of N2O/O2 Sedation Clinical Competency Evaluation
I.Economic Benefits Associated with N2O/O2 Sedation

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