Exercise No. 360
Subject Code: 132
Anesthesia and Pain Control
The 15 questions for this exercise are based on the article, “Mepivacaine: a closer look at its properties and current utility”, on pages 70-75. This exercise was developed by Anthony S. Carroccia, DDS, MAGD, ABGD, in association with the General Dentistry Self-Instruction committee.
Reading the article and successfully completing this exercise will enable you to:
- identify mepivacaine’s properties;
- recognize potential clinical implications; and
- differentiate between mepivacaine and other local anesthetics.