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|Course Number:||CE 0041|
|Course Name:||DANB General Chairside Refresher|
|Course Type:||Lecture, discussion, and hands-on|
This course will provide the student with the necessary background information to sit for the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) General Chairside Exam. The student will gain understanding in the following areas: anatomy of the head and neck; how to perform and interpret and intraoral exam; and how to utilize dental charting techniques, along with diagnostic aids for interpreting patient cases. The student will review tray setups for a variety of general and emergency procedures and will also gain knowledge in how to perform these procedures and the steps involved. The student will review dental materials commonly utilized in the dental office and how to properly manipulate and apply these materials on patients. A review of providing patient education and oral health management techniques to patients and how to properly handle medical emergency situations that may arise in the dental office will also be covered.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Lecture materials will be provided for students online.
Pass/fail. The student will receive a certificate upon completion of coursework.
Unit 1: Office operations, legal aspects of dentistry, management of medical emergencies, patient education, and oral health management
Unit 2: Collection and recording of clinical data, charting, and tray setup for dental procedures
Unit 3: Assisting in chairside procedures
Unit 4: Dental materials
Receive certificate of completion