COURSE: 07-401 Dental Hygiene Theory I (2)|
Application of dental hygiene theory to direct patient care. Techniques and theory related to local anesthesia administration of local anesthetic agents. Emphasis of dental hygiene care of patients with various systemic, mental and physical disorders in the dental office setting. Introduction to use of heavy scaling hand instruments is included. Prerequisite: Dental Hygiene 07-302 with grade of “C” or better (1 lecture hour, 3 lab hours).