Lost in the Dark? Chapter 7 (UK)
Lost in the Dark?
In this chapter, I cover the principles of airway management, the taxonomy of MRDs, the biomechanics of MRDs (how they work), generic contra-indications & side-effects.
The entire Academy has been peer-reviewed by Dr Shouresh Charkhandeh DDS.
Last updated March 2018. Next review March 2021.
Learning Objectives & Educational Outcomes for verifiable CPDFREE PREVIEW
MRD Taxonomy (04:06)
Biomechanics & MRD Mechanism of Action (07:32)
Factors to consider when selecting an MRD - part one (05:01)
Factors to consider when selecting an MRD - part two (03:31)
Bruxism, Mechanism placement and side-effects (07:02)
Occlusal change, Christianson’s Phenomenon and Summary (02:47)
Lost in the Dark? (Chapter 7)
"Things that go 'Bump' in the night"
Incl. Sleep Deprivation, Parasomnia, Polysomnography, HST, Diagnosis, Dental Clinical Signs & Symptoms.
Incl. Sleep Related Breathing Disorders, Pathophysiology, Consequences and Management.
A pass mark of >= 80% is required for both verifiable CPD purposes and to satisfy professional indemnity insurers.