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Benefits and Harms of Capnography During Procedures Involving Moderate Sedation: A Rapid Review and Meta-Analysis.
Posted Date: 3/20/2018 8:08:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - March 30, 2018 - Vol. 32 - No. 3
Author(s): Travis Nelson, DDS, MSD, MPH
The current American Dental Association guidelines require use of capnography during moderate sedation unless precluded by the nature of the patient, procedure, or equipment.
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Melatonin as an Alternative Sedation Method During Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Preschool Children With Musculoskeletal Problems.
Posted Date: 3/20/2018 8:08:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - March 30, 2018 - Vol. 32 - No. 3
Author(s): Martha H. Wells, DMD, MS

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Taste Evaluation of a Novel Midazolam Tablet for Pediatric Patients: In Vitro Drug Dissolution, In Vivo Animal Taste Aversion and Clinical Taste Perception Profiles.
Posted Date: 2/7/2018 2:27:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - February 28, 2018 - Vol. 32 - No. 2
Author(s): S. Thikkurissy, DDS, MS

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European Society of Anaesthesiology and European Board of Anaesthesiology Guidelines for Procedural Sedation and Analgesia in Adults.
Posted Date: 10/16/2017 8:44:00 PM
Issue: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery - October 30, 2017 - Vol. 35 - No. 3
Author(s): J. Bruce Bavitz, DMD

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Intranasal Dexmedetomidine as a Sedative for Pediatric Procedural Sedation.
Posted Date: 9/14/2017 9:08:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - September 30, 2017 - Vol. 31 - No. 9
Author(s): Martha H. Wells, DMD, MS
Dexmedetomidine is a useful intranasal medication for pediatric procedural sedation.
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Detection of Respiratory Adverse Events in Pediatric Dental Patients Sedated With 0.75 mg/kg of Midazolam and Oxygen by Continuous Pretracheal Auscultation: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial.
Posted Date: 8/17/2017 2:54:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - August 30, 2017 - Vol. 31 - No. 8
Author(s): Martha H. Wells, DMD, MS
The pretracheal stethoscope is a simple and inexpensive instrument to detect respiratory adverse events during pediatric dental sedation.
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Success of Dental Treatments Under Behavior Management, Sedation and General Anesthesia.
Posted Date: 8/17/2017 2:54:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - August 30, 2017 - Vol. 31 - No. 8
Author(s): Janice Townsend, DDS, MS

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Intranasal Sedation Using Ketamine and Midazolam for Pediatric Dental Treatment (NASO): Study Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial.
Posted Date: 7/20/2017 5:41:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - July 30, 2017 - Vol. 31 - No. 7
Author(s): S. Thikkurissy, DDS, MS
Since oral formulations of chloral hydrate have been taken off the market, pediatric dentists who use sedation when treating children are looking for an alternative.
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Validation of the Pediatric Sedation State Scale.
Posted Date: 7/20/2017 5:41:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - July 30, 2017 - Vol. 31 - No. 7
Author(s): Martha H. Wells, DMD, MS
The Pediatric Sedation State Scale is a simple scale that can be used to document, assess the quality of, and provide a common measure for the effectiveness of pediatric procedural sedation.
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Comparison of Oral Clonidine, Oral Dexmedetomidine, and Oral Midazolam for Premedication in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Elective Surgery.
Posted Date: 5/12/2017 5:47:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - May 30, 2017 - Vol. 31 - No. 4
Author(s): Martha H. Wells, DMD, MS
While all 3 drugs are safe and effective for premedication prior to surgery in children, midazolam pulls out slightly ahead.
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Intranasal Midazolam Sedation in a Pediatric Emergency Dental Clinic.
Posted Date: 4/17/2017 1:25:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - April 30, 2017 - Vol. 31 - No. 3
Author(s): Martha H. Wells, DMD, MS
Intranasal midazolam is safe and effective for young children with a toothache in need of extraction.
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Effects of Music on Sedation Depth and Sedative Use During Pediatric Dental Procedures.
Posted Date: 3/16/2017 3:37:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - March 30, 2017 - Vol. 31 - No. 2
Author(s): Martha H. Wells, DMD, MS

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Temperament as a Predictor of Nitrous Oxide Inhalation Sedation Success.
Posted Date: 3/16/2017 3:37:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - March 30, 2017 - Vol. 31 - No. 2
Author(s): Janice Townsend, DDS, MS

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Succinylcholine for Emergency Airway Rescue in Class B Ambulatory Facilities: The Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia Position Statement.
Posted Date: 1/23/2017 7:16:00 PM
Issue: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery - January 30, 2017 - Vol. 34 - No. 4
Author(s): J. Bruce Bavitz, DMD

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Mother-Child Interactions and Young Child Behavior During Procedural Conscious Sedation.
Posted Date: 12/27/2016 3:43:00 PM
Issue: Pediatric Dentistry - December 30, 2016 - Vol. 30 - No. 12
Author(s): S. Thikkurissy, DDS, MS
There were no associations between child behavior and maternal social skills.
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Access to Dental Care for Fearful Patients: The Need for Oral Sedation.
Posted Date: 12/20/2016 8:45:00 PM
Issue: Orthodontics - Oral Sedation in Dentistry 2016 - Vol. 31 - No. 9

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Benzodiazepines: Mechanism of Action.
Posted Date: 12/20/2016 8:45:00 PM
Issue: Orthodontics - Oral Sedation in Dentistry 2016 - Vol. 31 - No. 9

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First-Pass Hepatic Metabolism: Microsomal Enzymes, Inhibitors, and Inducers.
Posted Date: 12/20/2016 8:45:00 PM
Issue: Orthodontics - Oral Sedation in Dentistry 2016 - Vol. 31 - No. 9

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Indications for Sedation in the Dental Practice.
Posted Date: 12/20/2016 8:45:00 PM
Issue: Orthodontics - Oral Sedation in Dentistry 2016 - Vol. 31 - No. 9

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Oral Sedation Protocols in Dentistry: Enteral Sedation for Pediatric Patients.
Posted Date: 12/20/2016 8:45:00 PM
Issue: Orthodontics - Oral Sedation in Dentistry 2016 - Vol. 31 - No. 9

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