Bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene (Verona)

Educational methodology - FONDAMENTI DELL'IGIENE ORALE

Course code
4S000289
Name of lecturer
Alessia Pardo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/50 - APPLIED MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY AND METHODOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Lezioni 1 Anno1 semestre CLID VR dal Oct 5, 2020 al Dec 4, 2020.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to educate students about the figure of the dental hygienist of its entirety, educate about health and disease prevention, basic knowledge of the anatomy of the oral cord, periodontal and dental anatomy, stimulate the importance of motivational interview to be held with the patient and learn those communication strategies useful in our profession.

Syllabus

1. Dentistry and its branches
2. The Dental Team
3. The Dental Hygienist: the figure, the legislative process, professional profile and the code of ethics
4. Health and its determinants
5. Prevention: primary, secondary and tertiary
6. Oral Anatomy
7. Anatomy of periodontium
8. Dental anatomy: dental, tissues, radicular anatomy
9. Numbering systems
10. Counseling
11. Communication techniques
12. Motivation
13. Motivational interview
14. Patient Motivation Techniques

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
V. Cortesi Ardizzone , A. Abbinante Igienista orale. Teoria e pratica professionale Edra 2013

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam





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