Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 105 (indicative) |
Total Time Commitment:
137 hours (indicative): 105 contact (indicative) and 32 non-contact (indicative)
Successful completion of all first year DDS subjects.
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
Melbourne Dental School
4th floor, 720 Swanston Street
Telephone: +61 3 9341 1500
This subject covers the pharmacology and technique of administering local anaesthesia for dental procedures, dental treatment planning of simple cases (including cariology, its assessment and risk and integrated treatment planning for comprehensive oral care). Students will also provide patient care of simple restorative and periodontal cases.
On completion of this subject, the student should be competent in:
Have achieved competencies in:
Formative assessment of pre-clinical skills in periodontology, general practice and treatment planning at the end of Block 1.
Continuing formative feedback on clinical sessions in periodontology and general practice.
Fejerskov O and Kidd E 2008 Dental Caries - The Disease and its Clinical Management 2nd ed, Munksgaard
Geboy MJ, Muzzio TC and Stark AM 1985 Communication and Behaviour Management in Dentistry Williams and Wilkins
Jordan RE, Abrams L and Kraus BS 1992 Kraus' Dental Anatomy and Occlusion 2nd ed, Mosby
Kidd EAM and Joyston-Bechal S 1997 Essentials of Dental Caries: The Disease and its Management 2nd ed, Oxford University Press
Kidd EAM and Smith BGN 1996 Pickard's Manual of Operative Dentistry 7th ed, Oxford University Press
Lindhe J, Kagging T and Lang N 2008 Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry 5th ed, Munksgaard OR Takei H, Newman MG and Carranza FA Jr 2006 Carranza's Clinical Periodontology 10th ed
Locker D 1989 An Introduction to Behavioural Science and Dentistry, Routledge
Malamed SF 1990 Handbook of Local Anaesthesia 3rd ed, Mosby
Mitchell DA and Mitchell L 1991 Oxford Handbook of Clinical Dentistry Oxford University Press
Mount GJ 1994 An Atlas of Glass Ionomer Cements: A Clinician's Guide 2nd ed, Dunitz
Murray JJ (ed) 1996 Prevention of Oral Disease 3rd ed, Oxford University Press
Nizel AE 1989 Nutrition in Preventive Dentistry: Science and Practice, 3rd ed Saunders
Thomson H 1990 Occlusion 2nd ed, Wright
Thylstrup A and Fejerskov O 1994 Textbook of Clinical Cariology 2nd ed, Munksgaard
Walqvist ML (ed) 1988 Food and Nutrition in Australia 3rd ed, Nelson
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
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