General

1. Monitor vital signs at every appointment because of cardiovascular and respiratory side effects.

2. Decreased saliva flow can put the patient at risk for dental caries, perio-dontal disease, and candidiasis.

3. Dental procedures may cause the patient anxiety or place stress on the heart. Assess cardiovascular patient for this risk.

4. Early morning and shorter appointments as well as methods for addressing anxiety levels in the patient can help to reduce the amount of stress that the patient is experiencing. 5. Vasoconstrictors should be used with caution and in low doses in patients with "controlled" cardiovascular status. Avoid epinephrine-containing gingival retraction cords.

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