Jun 03, 2023  
SFCC Catalog 2021-2022 
SFCC Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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DAST 125 - Clinical Procedures I

Credits: 2

Fundamental principles of chair-side assisting for various dental procedures. Students learn about the types, handling, setting, delivering, and retrieving of dental instruments; dental office set up and environment; delivering dental care; moisture control; and an introduction to anesthesia and pain control. Emphasis is on infection-control procedures, management of hazardous materials, and chair-side psychology. This course also includes an introduction to expanded function duties, including the legal and ethical aspects of chair-side dental assisting.

Corequisite(s): DAST 125L .
Offered: Fall.
Two lecture hours.

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