Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Dentistry and Dental Prosthetics

Principles of Dentistry - ODONTOIATRIA PREVENTIVA E DI COMUNITA'

Course code
4S02634
Name of lecturer
Nicoletta Zerman
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Academic sector
MED/28 - ORAL DISEASES AND DENTISTRY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
secondo semestre dal Feb 24, 2014 al Jun 6, 2014.

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Lesson timetable

secondo semestre

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Learning outcomes

Acquire theoretical knowledge on the prevention of oral diseases.
Acquire knowledge in the field of health sociology.
Acquire knowledge in the field of methodology for organizing health services.
Acquire knowledge related to the demographic and epidemiological aspects of diseases.
Acquire the ability to identify intervention priorities in relation to the real need for treatment.
Rationalization of resources.

Syllabus

Objectives of prevention in dentistry.
The role of the dentist in prevention.
Elements of microbiology and pathophysiology of the oral cavity.
Dental epidemiology and detection procedures.
Epidemiological indices.
Indices of need and priority of treatment.
The malocclusions.
The white bride.
Caries.
Baby bottle syndrome.
The seals and fluoroprophylaxis.
Oral cancer.
Maintenance of oral health in the elderly.
The disabled person and his dental needs.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral and written

Teaching aids

Documents





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