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Clinical Periodontics 1B - DENT5404

Year - 2020

Clinical non-surgical management of patients with mild/moderate periodontal, and peri-implant diseases. The clinical focus of these units of study is on all non-surgical clinical aspects of periodontology and implantology of concern to the provision of safe and effective prevention, non-surgical treatment and maintenance of mild/moderate periodontal and peri-implant diseases.

4 to 6 x half day clinics weekly and 1 x 2 hr case presentations monthly

Oral case presentations and written case reports, clinical assessment (summative assessment). End of year examination

Lindhe, Karring and Lang (2008) Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (5th ed.).

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


(DENT5401 and DENT5402 and DENT5403) or DENT6326


DENT5405 and DENT5406


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


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2 Early

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Discipline of Restorative and Reconstructive Dentistry
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 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
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Prof. Axel Spahr
HECS Band: 3
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