A case of accidental aspiration of an endodontic instrument by a child treated under conscious sedation

@inproceedings{Mahesh2013ACO,
  title={A case of accidental aspiration of an endodontic instrument by a child treated under conscious sedation},
  author={Ramakrishnan Mahesh and V. Sitaram Prasad and Padma A. Menon},
  booktitle={European journal of dentistry},
  year={2013}
}
Dental management of children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) often requires the need for pharmacological behavior management techniques such as the use of sedation. The purpose of this article is to describe a clinical case involving accidental aspiration of an Endodontic instrument during root canal therapy under sedation. To our knowledge, this is the first case report of aspiration of an Endodontic instrument and should serve to heighten the awareness with regard to… CONTINUE READING

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