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DENT6414: Advanced Clinical Prosthodontics 4C

This unit provides continued advanced clinical and didactic training at the highest postgraduate level in Orofacial pain, Implant Dentistry, Maxillofacial Prosthodontics and related disciplines. Training is aimed at the psychomotor, cognitive and affective learning domains and integrated with the other clinical and didactic modules of the course as well as with relevant medical and allied multidisciplinary head and neck team disciplines. Students may be required to attend classes at multiple locations.

Code DENT6414
Academic unit Discipline of Restorative and Reconstructive Dentistry
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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DENT6400
Corequisites:
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DENT6014 and DENT6413 and DENT6412
Prohibitions:
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None

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

  • LO1. demonstrate competence in implant dentistry in the cognitive, psycho-motor and affective skills required for the rehabilitation of advanced and complex implant cases as required from a board registered prosthodontic specialist. Show competence in planning of advanced and complex cases as well as for surgical procedures for straightforward implant placement.
  • LO2. demonstrate competence In the field of maxillofacial prosthodontics in the cognitive, psychomotor and affective skills required for the management of a patient with Orofacial pain, TMD and occlusion as required from a board registrered prosthodontic specialist.
  • LO3. demonstrate competence in the fields of orofacial pain, temporomandibular disorders and occlusion in the cognitive, psycho-motor and affective skills required for the management of a patient with Orofacial pain, TMD and occlusion as required from a board registered prosthodontic specialist.
  • LO4. demonstrate a competent working interdisciplinary knowledge of the prosthodontic relevance to allied dental disciplines including the fields of endodontics, periodontology, orthodontics, oral medicine, oral pathology, maxillofacial radiology as well as maxillofacial and oral surgery, as required from a board registered prosthodontic specialist.
  • LO5. demonstrate a competent working multidisciplinary knowledge of the prosthodontic relevance to allied medical disciplines including the fields of general medicine and surgery, otolaryngology, plastic and reconstructive surgery, nutritional sciences, speech and and language pathology as required from a board registered prosthodontic specialist.

Unit outlines

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