Acute dental trauma presenting in an exam and emergency department: An audit of aetiology, record keeping and management

Saturday, October 19, 2019 16:45 - 17:15

Aims

  • To provide an update on adult dental trauma for use in primary and secondary care
  • To improve the quality of record keeping in trauma cases
  • To ensure consistent and effective management of dental trauma patients

Objectives
  • Carry out a comprehensive history, clinical and radiographic examination
  • Understand management options of all types of adult dental trauma
  • Inform patients of preventative advice to avoid traumatic injuries
  • Improve the quality of record keeping in trauma cases
  • Efficiently use a trauma proforma

Jessica Weymouth, Dental Core Trainee, Cwm Taf Health Board