Thursday, June 17, 2010

Dental Did You Know: Dental Injection Pace

Giving a slower injection (60 sec) when giving a mandibular block increases the number of teeth that can be frozen vs. giving a fast injection (15 sec). 

(Slow injections are more accurate) 

Source: Lecture from David Isen, May 26, 2010 ( from a Powerpoint Slide referencing Kanaa et al, J of Endo 32:919-923 2006.

Hans Skariah, B.Sc., DMD
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