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Course: "Waiting To Inhale?": Do You Know Enough About Marijuana (Cannabis) to Have THAT Conversation With Your Patient? - Hinman.org

Speaker Information

Mr. Thomas Viola
Columbus, NJ
Pharmacology

Th208 - "Waiting To Inhale?": Do You Know Enough About Marijuana (Cannabis) to Have THAT Conversation With Your Patient?
Date/Time: 3/17/2022   8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Type: Registered   Handouts: No
Dentist Fee: $95.00  Other Fee: $65.00
Audience: Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, Office Staff, Lab techs, Spouses, Students
Keyword(s):
Anesthesia/Sedation
Dental Assisting
Geriatric Medicine
Health and Wellness/Nutrition
Hygiene
Legal/Malpractice
Pain Management
Pediatric Dentistry
Pharmacology
Pre-Dental
COVID

Many states have enacted legislation aimed at legalizing cannabis for medical or recreational use. Despite this rise in social and legal acceptance, public health concerns regarding the use of cannabis remain among dental professionals since the major route of administration of cannabis involve the oral cavity. This program will introduce dental professionals to the pharmacology of cannabis, including its various dosage forms, routes of administration and adverse effects. Special emphasis will be placed on the effects of cannabis use on oral health and dental treatment.