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DENT6398: Advanced Clinical Prosthodontics 3A

This unit provides advanced training at the highest postgraduate level in clinical prosthodontics. Students undertake advanced clinical care of patients under supervision. Continued development of skills in diagnosis, treatment planning; prognosis and delivery of advanced multidisciplinary reorganised occlusal and craniofacial rehabilitation. The focus of the 3nd year is on the delivery, follow up and commencement of maintenance of all cases. Students may be required to attend classes at multiple locations.

Code DENT6398
Academic unit Discipline of Restorative and Reconstructive Dentistry
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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DENT6394
Corequisites:
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DENT6399 and DENT6400 and DENT6013
Prohibitions:
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physical and/or mental impairments jeopardizing performance of safe clinical dentistry and safety/health of patients and staff.
Assumed knowledge:
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Knowledge in prosthodontics at least to the level required of a senior 2nd year registrar

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. demonstrate professional clinical reasoning and judgement, and the technical skills required to competently diagnose relevant systemic, oral and dental diseases as required of a board registered prosthodontist
  • LO2. demonstrate the cognitive, psychomotor and affective skills required for the management of patients requiring removable, tooth and implant supported fixed, removable and fixed-removable prostheses as required from a board registered prosthodontic specialist
  • LO3. appraise, argue and defend the knowledge and clinical and laboratory application of prosthodontic procedures as required from a board registered specialist
  • LO4. reflect and appraise the outcomes assessments of the clinical treatment administered to the patients treated
  • LO5. demonstrate competence in the design and application of a comprehensive maintenance program for the prosthodontic patient.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 1 week before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.