Pompa PM

Thursday, April 20, 2023, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm 

3 Clinical Hours

Course Fee: D - $68, Other - $28

AGD Codes: 742

Speaker: Dr. Dan Pompa

Course Title: The "Top 10 List" for Essential Drugs in the Emergency Kit 

Course Description: We will describe the drugs and their proper doses and routes of administration.  Dr. Pompa will also demonstrate how to assemble and maintain an ideal emergency drug kit. The newest drugs now available for an emergency will be reviewed along with techniques for drug administration will be shown for participants to hone their skills utilizing real drugs. Attendees will receive and review color-coded instructional cards depicting the most common life-threatening situations with algorithms providing an easy to follow action plan for both dentist and team members. We will also review the legal and moral obligations that are presented during a medical crisis. In addition, we will discuss three basic tests that can easily be performed to help in the physical diagnosis of a patients medical status and help in a medical crisis. 

Course Objectives:

  1. Utilize a systematic approach for each emergency depicted on color-coded cards
  2. Determine when to administer the Essential“Top10” emergency drugs
  3. Implement three simple chair-side, non-invasive tests, to help avoid an emergency
  4. Know the legal and moral obligations that are presented during a medical crisis

Photo JPEG Daniel PompaSpeaker Bio: Dr. Daniel Pompa, is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. He is a Fellow in both The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He has been a Visiting Speaker at 10 Dental Schools in the U.S. Dentistry Today has listed him as a Leader in CE for the last 5 years in a row. He has presented over 500 lectures nationally and in Europe and South America and now throughout Canada.