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Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care and Accreditation - link to the RCS website (for IACSD & STAC) NB: The role of the IACSD Accreditation Sub-Committee was taken over by the Sedation Training Accreditation Committee (STAC) in June 2017. The procedure for course accreditation remains the same but the email address for applications has changed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Referral for Dentistry with Conscious Sedation. A referral form (in conjunction with DSTG)
The following three documents constitute the current national guidance...
Further documents of interest...
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A joint report by the CMO & CDO on General Anaesthesia and Sedation.
A joint report by the DoH and Faculty of General Dental Practice
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Guidelines for Teachers
A Discussion Paper
SAAD Symposium Past Programmes
2021 Thinking Outside the Box
2020 Symposium postponed due to covid pandemic
2019 SAAD Symposium in Manchester
2018 Challenges for the Future
2017 SAAD Diamond Jubilee. A Strong Foundation for a Bright Future
2016 Sedation is Alive and Well in General Dental Practice
2015 Dental Sedation: Staying Ahead of the Curve
2014 Drugs: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
2013 Commissioning Sedation: Delivering for Patients
2012 Who Needs Sedation?
2011 Conscious Sedation: Beyond the Basics
2010 Dental Sedation 2010: New Guidance and Best Practice
2009 Practical Sedation: Trances, Needles & Consent
2008 Fundamentals of Safety Culture in Sedation Practice
2007 Sedation in Primary Care: Progress and Politics