# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Dental Careers II Task 2053966671

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Simulate assisting with basic oral surgery procedures.


Simulation should include
  • preparing the instrument tray
  • selecting materials and disposals
  • placing and removing post-extraction dressings
  • monitoring bleeding
  • demonstrating the passing of instruments
  • demonstrating irrigation and suction
  • demonstrating and maintaining the field of operation
  • removing sutures
  • demonstrating the treatment of dry socket
  • delivering pre- and post-operative instructions.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Is a general dentist permitted to perform a surgical extraction? Why, or why not?
  • What number is given to the universal forceps?
  • What is the purpose of an elevator?
  • What equipment is used when performing a surgical scrub?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

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Dental Terminology


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Dental Science