Table 2.

Specialty Performing Sedation and Outcome

Specialtyn%Outcome
Death or Permanent
Neurologic Injury
n(%)
Prolonged Hospitalization Without
Injury or No Harm
n (%)
Total dental3233.729  (91)3  (9)
 Unknown dental specialty1616.814  (88)2  (12)
 Oral surgery1111.610  (91)1  (9)
 Pedodontist33.23  (100)0  (0)
 General dentist11.01  (100)0  (0)
 Dental nurse anesthetist11.01  (100)0  (0)
Unknown medical specialty1920.08  (42)11  (58)
Radiology1515.811  (73)4  (27)
Cardiology55.33  (60)2  (40)
Oncology55.30  (0)5  (100)
Emergency medicine44.20  (0)4  (100)
Gastroenterology44.21  (25)3  (75)
Unknown pediatric medical44.22  (50)2  (50)
Audiology22.11  (50)1  (50)
Gynecology22.12  (100)0  (0)
General pediatrician22.12  (100)0  (0)
Surgeon11.01  (100)0  (0)
Total9560 35