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A widow’s mission to change NC dental sedation rules.

Blythe A. NC Health News. March 10, 2022

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March 23, 2022

Blythe A. NC Health News. March 10, 2022

Patient harm in dentistry is receiving increased attention and scrutiny. This story covers a medication incident and the lack of safety support that contributed to the death of a patient receiving oral surgery. It discusses the response of the patient’s family and their work to change regulations for dental sedation.