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Behaviour and Dental Management 3 - DENT5236

Year - 2020

This course teaches students intermediate knowledge and skills in the management of medically compromised patients and covers this important aspect of dentistry in detail, with special reference to the multi-disciplinary nature of diagnosis and treatment of medically compromised patients. It covers the implications for dental treatment in patients ranging from the child to the geriatric patient with cardiac, respiratory, neurological, oncological and other special needs.

Classes
clinical prac 20hr/wk, 1x3hr tut, 5x1hr lect

Assessment
tutorials (20%), clinical (50%), exams (30%)

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

Pre-requisites

DENT5230 and DENT5233

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 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Discipline of Oral Surgery, Medicine and Diagnostics
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Westmead
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Associate Professor Mark Schifter
HECS Band: 3
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