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Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation in Adults and Children
Thursday, April 28, 2022, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
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Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation in Adults and Children

Presented by Gail L. Aamodt, RDH, MS
2 hour CEU
via Zoom

Safely and effectively manage pain and dental anxiety through inhalation sedation. This 2-hour continuing course will provide dental professionals with a review on nitrous oxide and oxygen sedation in the dental office. 

Course Objectives

  • Recognize methods for assessing and measuring fear and anxiety.
  • Identify the indications and contraindications for the use of nitrous oxide sedation
  • Discuss the advantages, disadvantages, and complications of nitrous oxide sedation
  • Understand current nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation practice guidelines in the State of Oregon
  • Implement workplace monitoring, safety guidelines, and recommendations per OSHA/NIOH.

About Gail L. Aamodt, RDH, MS
Associate Professor & Clinical Education Coordinator, Pacific University Oregon

Gail joined Pacific University as a full-time faculty member and clinical education coordinator in July 2006. She previously taught in the dental hygiene programs at Northern Arizona University and the Oregon Health Science University, School of Dentistry. She has more than 25 years experience as a clinical dental hygienist, having worked both in private practice and in a managed care organization. Her areas of expertise and interest include learner-centered education, team development and educational opportunities for dental hygiene educators.

Gail is an active member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association and the American Dental Education Association. She is also a member of Sigma Phi Alpha, the national dental hygiene honor society, holding faculty membership in the Delta Delta Xi chapter.

Gail enjoys helping students work to their potential while keeping perspective in their lives. She is committed to providing a positive educational experience where learning and life coincide.