Bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene (Rovereto)

Dental Implant Prosthetic - PROTESI

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Name of lecturer
Francesco Antonucci
Number of ECTS credits allocated
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Lezioni 1 Anno 1 semestre CLID ROV dal Oct 12, 2020 al Dec 19, 2020.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The Dental Prosthetics course is aimed at the university training of the student of the Degree Course in Dental Hygiene.
The course is designed to offer basic training in the field of dental prosthesis with the specific objective of providing the student with the basic scientific knowledge and the different types of prosthetic rehabilitation that can be encountered in the profession.
Particular attention will be paid to the methods of maintenance and management of the patient with prosthesis .


The course program includes the discussion of the following topics:
- The Denture in Hystory
- The different types of dental prosthesis
- Mobile prosthesis: Full denture and skeletal prosthesis
- Temporary prosthesis
- Fixed denture on natural teeth
- Implant-supported denture
- Professional oral hygiene and prosthetics
- The vulnerable patient in prosthetics

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Mauro Fradeani La Riabilitazione estetica in protesi fissa Quintessenza Edizioni 2004 88-7492-010-5
Gampiero Farronato Odontostomatologia per l'Igienista Dentale 2007
Jan Lindhe, Niklaus P. Lang, Thorkild Karring PARODONTOLOGIA CLINICA E IMPLANTOLOGIA ORALE (Edizione 4) Edi.Ermes 2009
Giulio Preti Riabilitazione protesica utet 2003 88-02-06001-0
Enrico Gherlone riabilitazioni implantoprotesiche e chirurgia minimamente invasiva ariesdue 2013 978-88-908159-6-6

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination

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