Question 1

Dental injury often occurs in the context of other trauma. True or false?

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Question 2

Dental trauma management depends on whether injury involves primary or permanent teeth. Primary teeth are never re-positioned, splinted or re-inserted. True or false?

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Question 3 

Avulsion of permanent tooth is a dental emergency unless the tooth is placed in an appropriate transport medium which increases the chances of survival. True or false?

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Question 4 

The suggested examination of the child’s teeth should be with the child in the embrace of a parent or caregiver. True or false?

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Question 5 

What defines a concussed tooth?

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Question 6 

What defines a subluxed tooth?

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Question 7 

What is the difference between an extrusion and an avulsion injury ?

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Question 8 

When examining a possible tooth avulsion, an X-ray may be necessary to differentiate it form a fully intruded tooth. True or false?

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Question 9 

Exposed pulp should be suspected when tooth injury reveals a pink and painful area. True or false?

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Question 10 

It is preferable to wait for the dentist to re-implant an avulsed permanent tooth as long as the tooth is placed in appropriate transport medium. True or false?

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