Speaker Information

Dr. Harold Crossley
Trappe, MD

Antibiotics, Narcotics and More: Understanding Your Patient’s Bag of Medications

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 49 percent of the population used a prescription drug in the last 30 days and 11 percent used five or more medications in the same period. Patients are living longer thanks to their medications, but many of the physician-prescribed medications used by patients have dental implications/side effects affecting their treatment plan. This presentation includes the indications/contraindications of the most commonly prescribed medications. Familiarity with these drugs will provide an appreciation for a patient's health profile.

Course: Fr254
Date/Time: 3/23/2018   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Type: Registered
Audience: Assistants, Dentists, Hygienists, Students
Dentist Fee: $80.00
Other Fee: $50.00