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What is the least effective method of local anesthesia in dental patients?
Infiltration or splash block
What is epinephrine's role in local anesthesia in relation to a dental procedure?
Prolongs the anesthetic through vasoconstriction
Local antibiotic therapy is provided:
Into the periodontal pocket
What is the best time to use the extraction forceps?
At the end of the procedure when the tooth is very mobile
Which nerve block will anesthetize all the maxillary teeth on the injected side?
The placement of an esophagostomy feeding tube benefits the dental patient after which procedure?
Mandibulectomy or maxillectomy
If a tooth is fractured and there is a black spot in the center of the cut surface, into which you can place a dental explorer, the best treatment would be:
Either a root canal or an extraction
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