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Local Anaesthesia Presentation - Dr Ali Al-Nuaimi and Dr James Brichko

This workshop aims to refresh and update knowledge of dental practitioners on the use of local anaesthesia. It is designed to provide useful tips on achieving adequate anaesthesia using everyday practice clinical scenarios.

This half-day program combines seminar and practical components to review local anaesthetic agents, local anaesthesia techniques and causes of local anaesthesia failure.

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the pharmacology and mechanism of action of different local anaesthetic agents
  • Describe and execute different techniques for maxillary and mandibular anaesthesia
  • Explain the reasons of failure of local anaesthesia
  • Identify various clinical scenarios when adequate anaesthesia may be difficult to achieve
  • Gain strategies to overcome challenges in achieving adequate anaesthesia

CPR - Mr Ian Cash

Participants will gain or refresh their skills and knowledge in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) with an emphasis on emergencies occurring in the dental environment. Knowledge will include current guidelines from the Australian Resuscitation Council and the 2015 International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCoR) guidelines specific to dentistry.

Participants will review the process to assess a sick or collapsed person receiving dental care, including:

  • Management of an unconscious person
  • Recognition and management of anaphylaxis and adrenaline auto-injector practical skills
  • Use of an automated external defibrillator.

Providers Terms

Follow the booking link to the ADA Victoria website for full terms and conditions. 

ADA Member$823Select
Recent Graduate - ADA Member$571Select
Non Member$1,310Select
Recent Graduate - Non Member$898Select
Contact Hours:

6.0 hrs


Sat, 23 November 2019

Start Time:

9:00 AM


1 Day


Lecture and Hands-on




La Trobe University Bendigo Campus

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Edwards Rd, Flora Hill,
Bendigo, Victoria,
Australia, 3552

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Ali al nuaimi

Dr Ali Al-Nuaimi


James brichko

Dr James Brichko


Ian cash

Mr Ian Cash


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