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

Microbiology and Hygiene - IGIENE GENERALE ED APPLICATA

Course code
4S02660
Name of lecturer
Silvia Majori
Number of ECTS credits allocated
5
Academic sector
MED/42 - HYGIENE AND PUBLIC HEALTH
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
LEZIONI 1° SEMESTRE dal Oct 2, 2017 al Dec 21, 2017.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course should provide students with knowledge about the correct behavior patterns regarding the epidemiology and prevention of major infectious diseases and chronic degenerative diseases which are related to their profession.

Syllabus

- General Epidemiology and Methodology
- General patterns of transmission of infectious diseases
- Models of prevention of infectious diseases.
- Epidemiology and prevention of parenterally and fecal-oral transmitted infectious diseases.
- Vaccine prophylaxis.. Serumprophylaxis. Chemoprofilaxis.
- Epidemiology and prevention of chronic degenerative diseases. Primary prevention and health education. Secondary prevention.
- Epidemiology and prevention of major diseases primarily interesting pathology of the oral cavity: dental caries, periodontal disease, malocclusions, cancers.
- Health and safety in the dental practice. Sanitation, disinfection and sterilization.
- Epidemiology and prevention of diabetes.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Auxilia F, Pontello M “Igiene e Sanità Pubblica: I fondamenti della Prevenzione” PICCIN - PADOVA 2011 978-88-299-2069-3

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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