How to best keep track of patient allergies [VIDEO]

January 9, 2014
Issue 12

One of the difficulties in dental practices is managing patient allergies. Stephanie Pietrantonio Lodding, RDH, offers tips on how to protect patients.

One of the difficulties in dental practices is managing patient allergies. Stephanie Pietrantonio Lodding, RDH, offers tips on how to protect patients.

During a busy day, there’s always the chance we don’t take the amount of time we should to carefully review the medical history of patients. When doing this, patients are put at risk.

Stephanie Pietrantonio Lodding, RDH, says there are simple ways to not let patient allergies go unnoticed, especially the two of major concern - latex and certain anesthesia.

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