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28 terms

Delegated RDA Duties, MI

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Trial sizing of ortho bands
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Holding matrix for anterior resin restoration
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Application of topical anesthetic solutions (nonaerosol)
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Instructing in the use and care of dental appliances
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Operation of dental radiographic equipment if successfully completed course in dental radiography
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Placement and removal of ortho separators
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Placement and removal of ortho elastics, ligatures, and arch wires
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Placement and removal of rubber dam
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Placement and removal of nonmetallic temporary restorations
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Removing excess cement from supragingival surfaces of a tooth with non-rotary instruments
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Application of anticariogenics after oral prophylaxis, when ordered by licensed dentist
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Mouth mirror inspection or oral cavity, including chartings of lesions, existing restorations, missing teeth, and classification of occlusion
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Sizing of temporary crowns and bands
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Placing and removing matrices and wedges
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Performing pulp vitality testing
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Applying cavity liners and bases
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Placing and packing nonepinephrine retraction cords
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Applying desensitizing agents
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Taking an impression for ortho appliances, mouth guards, bitesplints, and bleaching trays
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Drying endo canals with absorbent points
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Etching and placing adhesives prior to placement of ortho brackets
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Placement and removal of periodontal dressings
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Temporary cementation and removal of temporary crowns and bands
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Removal of sutures
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Polishing specific teeth with a slow-speed rotary handpiece immediately before procedures that require acid etching for placement of sealants; placement of resin-bonded ortho appliances; or placement of direct restorations by the dentist.
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Placing, condensing, and carving amalgam restorations.
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Taking final impressions for indirect restorations
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Monitoring and assisting the administration of nitrous oxide analgesia