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Oral Pathology Level 3B - DENT5225

Year - 2020

Further understanding of Oral Pathology is built on the foundations previously established in anatomical pathology as it relates to Oral Medicine. In particular, further experience and understanding is developed in the histopathology, cytopathology and immunopathology of oral conditions encountered in Oral Medicine practice. In most weeks, there is histopathology departmental review of current clinical cases, particularly biopsies of patients undertaken or seen in the Oral Medicine clinics, and or Head and Neck oncology clinics.

Classes
tutorials, lectures, clinical practice

Assessment
Continuous sessional Assessment 20%; written paper 15%, Viva Voce 15%, practical exam 15%

Textbooks
Robins Basic Pathology, Kumar V, Abbas AK, Aster J, 9th Edition, 2012; Oral Pathology Clinical Pathologic Correlations, JA Regezi, JJ Sciubba, RCK Jordan, 6th Edition, 2011; Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, 2015, BW Neville, DD Damm. CA Allen. JE Bouquot. 4th Edition; Lucas's Pathology of Tumours of the Oral Tissues, RA Cawson, WH Binnie, PM Speight, AW Barrett, JM Wright, 5th Edition, 1998

Assumed knowledge
Comprehensive knowledge in all aspects of General Dentistry, particularly in Restorative Dentistry and Oral Rehabilitation

Pre-requisites

DENT5124 and DENT5125 and DENT5126 and DENT6013

Co-requisites

DENT5224 and DENT5226 and DENT6014

Prohibitions

physical and/or mental impairments jeopardizing performance of safe clinical dentistry and safety/health of patients and staff.

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Discipline of Oral Surgery, Medicine and Diagnostics
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Westmead
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Prof Hans Zoellner
HECS Band: 3
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