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After your oral surgery: For patients at the School of Dentistry  
Abstract: This handout gives instructions for UW School of Dentistry patients to follow after their oral surgery. It covers what to expect, self-care, swelling and bruising, activity and diet, and what not to do.
Author: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery/6NE/6SE
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
Revised Date: 6/2012
Care after your dental treatment: For Advanced General Dentistry patients  
Abstract: This handout gives instructions for self-care after treatment at UWMC Advanced General Dentistry. Included are what to expect and how to manage pain, swelling, and bruising. Specific instructions are given for root canal therapy and splints.
Author: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery/6NE/6SE
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
Revised Date: 6/2012
Comprehensive dental care using general anesthesia  
Abstract: This handout provides information to help the patient make an informed choice about dental care using general anesthesia. It also describes the process for having this done at UWMC.
Author: Dental Clinic (Hospital)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
Revised Date: 5/2012
Incision and drainage of an abscess  
Abstract: This handout explains the procedure of having an abscess drained, including risks, benefits, and alternatives.
Author: Dental Clinic (Hospital)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington, 2006
Revised Date: 11/2006
Intravenous sedation: Dental Care Center  
Abstract: This brochure describes intravenous sedation for dental care procedures.
Author: Dental Clinic (Hospital)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2000
Revised Date: 7/2003
Mouth and dental care: Before, during, and after radiation to the head and neck  
Abstract: This handout explains the changes in oral health that occur during radiation therapy for head and/or neck cancer. Included are short-term and long-term changes, and how to apply fluoride.
Author: Dental Clinic (Hospital)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
Revised Date: 11/2006
Open-ended dental care under general anesthesia: Helping you understand procedure and consent form  
Abstract: This handout provides information about open-ended dental care under general anesthesia, including risks, benefits, and alternatives.
Author: Dental Clinic (Hospital)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
Revised Date: 11/2006
Periodontal surgery: Helping you understand your procedure and the consent form  
Abstract: This handout explains periodontal or gum surgery, including risks, benefits, and alternatives.
Author: Dental Clinic (Hospital)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
Revised Date: 11/2006
Pulpectomy: Helping you understand your procedure and the consent form  
Abstract: This handout explains the pulpectomy procedure, which is the start of a root canal. Included are risks, benefits, and alternatives.
Author: Dental Clinic (Hospital)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
Revised Date: 11/2006
Removal of teeth: Helping you understand your procedure and the consent form  
Abstract: This handout explains the removal of teeth, including risks, benefits, and alternatives.
Author: Dental Clinic (Hospital)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
Revised Date: 11/2006
Splinting traumatized teeth: Helping you understand your procedure and the consent form  
Abstract: This handout explains the procedure for splinting traumatized teeth. Included are risks, benefits, and alternatives.
Author: Dental Clinic (Hospital)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2006
Revised Date: 11/2006

 
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