DEH 2300 Pharmacology

This course introduces the use of drugs and anesthesia in dentistry. Drugs classes, actions, interactions, and adverse effects are discussed. The use of topical and local anesthesia is addressed. A unit on medical mathematics is also included. Age-specific pharmacological needs are discussed. Special emphasis is placed on the applications of pharmacology to dental hygiene practice. Legal aspects are also addressed.


2 cr.


DES 1100 and DEH 2802L.


DEH 2005 and DEH 2804L.