How Much Do You About The Law Of Sedation?

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How Much Do You About The Law Of Sedation? - Quiz

The administration of sedation, local and general anesthesia and is an important part of the dental practice. How much do you know about sedation practices in the US?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    To administer deep sedation a dentist must have:
    • A. 

      Advanced educational program accredited by the commission of dental accreditation

    • B. 

      Certification in basic life support for healthcare providers

    • C. 

      Comprehensive training program in moderate sedation

    • D. 

      Advanced cardiac life support certification OR a sedation/anesthesia emergency management course

  • 2. 
    Minimal sedation impeds a patient's ability to independently maintain an airway.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Maximum recommended dose of a drug is printed on the FDA-approved label for unmonitored home use. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which of these are parenteral administration techniques?
    • A. 

      Intranasel

    • B. 

      Subcutaneous

    • C. 

      Enteral

    • D. 

      Inhalation

    • E. 

      Intravenous

    • F. 

      Transdermal

  • 5. 
    What is an ASA level VI patient, according to American Society of Anesthesiologists patient physical status classification?
    • A. 

      Normal health patient

    • B. 

      Patient with severe systemic disease

    • C. 

      Moribund patient not expected to survive without operation

    • D. 

      Brain-dead patient who's organs are being removed for donor purposes

  • 6. 
    According to ASA patient physical status classification, which of these are ASA II (patient with mild systemic disease)?
    • A. 

      Alcohol abuse

    • B. 

      Current smoker

    • C. 

      Active hepititus

    • D. 

      Obese

    • E. 

      Pregnancy

    • F. 

      Minimal alcohol use

    • G. 

      Well controlled diabetes

    • H. 

      Mild lung disease

  • 7. 
    The minimum fasting period before anesthesia after consuming breast milk is 4 hours.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The minimum time before anesthesia after a heavy meal is 6 hours.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Under which of these states is the patient least responsive?
    • A. 

      General anisthesia

    • B. 

      Minimal sedation

    • C. 

      Moderate sedation

    • D. 

      Deep sedation

  • 10. 
    There have always been some legal/ethical issues with sedation. How many states do not have a sedation policy for non-anesthesia nurses?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      14

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