33. Drugs in Dentistry- Common Myths and Misconceptions Debunked… Dr Sue-Ching Yeoh


Friday 3rd May, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM, HALL E

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Which drugs are dentists able to prescribe? Should anticoagulant therapy be ceased prior to oral surgery? Do complementary therapies really “complement” the patient’s treatment?
This presentation will explore these questions and other common drug-related beliefs, using an evidence-based approach to differentiate fact from fiction.

Learning Outcomes:

To explore the scientific evidence behind several common drug-related beliefs.
To understand the implications for dental surgery for patients taking commonly prescribed anticoagulant therapy.
To understand the current legislation regarding dental prescriptions.