Sedation

Sedation Practice Inspection (SPI) Checklist Revision

Following publication of SDCEP’s Conscious Sedation in Dentistry guidance in 2017, a Sedation Practice Inspection (SPI) Working Group was convened to update the current SPI Checklist taking into consideration feedback received during the CPI/SPI consultation in 2016 and recommendations in the new guidance. All revisions to the latest SPI Checklist (dated v1 July 2018) have been…

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TC White Conference RCPSG – 1st June 2018

The  TC White Conference at the  Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow  on the 1st June  considers Complex patients, complex care – dental care under GA and sedation Topics covered include:-  Assessing the medically complex patient Sedation and GA for the bariatric patient Advanced sedation techniques Developing an anaesthetic led sedation service To…

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SDCEP – Conscious Sedation in Dentistry guidance – 3rd edition now available

The Scottish Dental Clinical Effectiveness Programme  (SDCEP)  has now launched the third edition of its Conscious Sedation in Dentistry guidance.  This guidance aims to promote good clinical practice through recommendations for the safe and effective provision of conscious sedation for dental care. The guidance has been subject to a thorough update using SDCEP’s NICE accredited methodology taking…

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Open consultation -updated SDCEP Conscious Sedation in Dentistry guidance

The draft  updated Scottish Dental clinical Effectiveness Programme (SDCEP)  guidance on Conscious Sedation in Dentistry is now available for consultation. The consultation period ends on  Friday 3rd February 2017. This third edition updates the SDCEP 2012 Conscious Sedation in Dentistry . It has been subject to a thorough update using SDCEP’s NICE accredited methodology taking into account…

Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care

The Chief Dental Officers of  England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales have  issued a letter about the findings of the Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care Report following a meeting with representatives from the Intercollegiate Advisory Committee for Sedation in Dentistry (IACSD). The Scottish Dental Clinical Effectiveness Programme (SDCEP) have been…