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Medication safety: reducing anesthesia medication errors and adverse drug events in dentistry part I and II.

Sarasin DS, Brady JW, Stevens RL. Medication safety: reducing anesthesia medication errors and adverse drug events in dentistry part I and II. Anesth Prog. 2020;67(1):48-59. 

This two-part series discusses anesthesia- and sedation-related medication errors and adverse events in healthcare and dentistry (part 1) and how these errors impact dentistry and approaches to address these issues within a dental anesthesia medication safety paradigm - the Dental Anesthesia Medication Safety Paradigm (DAMSP) - which offers four general guidelines for reducing anesthesia medication errors and adverse drug events in dentistry (part 2).