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By Sean McCarthy, Patrick Finbarr Allen

This name offers with the making plans, development and evaluate of entire dentures and examines the function of osseointegrated prostheses within the administration of edentulism.

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Note the pulse oximeter on the finger. While the use of pulse oximetry is not mandatory it is a convenient measure of oxygen saturation and provides added safety. A disadvantage of the shape of the nasal mask is that it may make placement of protective glasses difficult. Child Management 27 Parental attitudes will often dictate the use of a particular approach. Regulations in particular countries, as well as cultural and socioeconomic factors will also determine whether sedation is used at all and which techniques are used.

6). ● Larger head to body size ratio in children. ● The mandible is less developed and retrognathic in children. ● Children have smaller lung capacity and reserve. Patient assessment The preoperative assessment is among the most important factors when choosing a particular form of sedation. 6 Large tonsils cause a significant risk of airway obstruction. 26 Handbook of Pediatric Dentistry Medical and dental history (including medications taken). Patient medical status (American Society of Anaesthesiologists (ASA) classification).

Inhalation sedation (relative analgesia or nitrous oxide sedation) Inhalation sedation is of great benefit in relieving anxiety. It is effective for children who are anxious but cooperative. An uncooperative child will often not allow a mask or nasal hood to be placed over the nose. Sedation also requires a child of sufficient maturity, age or understanding to be helpful during the dental procedure. The acceptance of the mask is usually the biggest hurdle clinically, and often it is useful in practice to lend the mask to the child so they can practise putting it on and familiarize themselves with it prior to their treatment visit.

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