Awareness and Knowledge of Neurological Complications While Administering Local Anesthesia among the Dental Professionals of RiyadhAboras Husaam*, Al-Ali N, Al-Omair T, Al-asmari A, Al-jrais M, Al-rizqi M, Al-arnous N, Shaikh SP and Ansari SH
Riyadh Dental Schools, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
- *Corresponding Author:
- Aburas H, BDS
Riyadh Dental Schools
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: November 20, 2016; Accepted Date: December 22, 2016; Published Date: December 30, 2016
Citation: Husaam A, Al-Ali N, Al-Omair T, Al-asmari A, Al-jrais M, et al. (2016) Awareness and Knowledge of Neurological Complications While Administering Local Anesthesia among the Dental Professionals of Riyadh. Pediatr Dent Care 1: 128.
Copyright: © 2016 Husaam A, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Aim of this study is to make sure that the dental professionals and students are aware of the complications which may occur to their patients and act accordingly in this situation. Examples of complications covered are facial nerve palsy, transient amaurosis, post-injection paraesthesia, Horner’s syndrome, transient paralysis of combined cranial nerves III, IV and VI, sudden unilateral deafness and abducens nerve palsy.