Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 54 (indicative) |
Total Time Commitment:
70 hours (indicative): 54 contact (indicative), 16 non-contact (indicative)
Successful completion of all Semester 1 (Teaching Blocks 1 and 2), DDS 3rd year subjects.
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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 the Disability Liaison Unit: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
Melbourne Dental School
4th floor, 720 Swanston Street
Telephone: + 61 3 9341 1500
This subject covers the clinical practise of paediatric dentistry and orthodontics. Students will attend clinics to provide dental treatment to children and adolescents requiring the full range of dental treatment provided for this group of patients. Students will also be exposed to various aspects of the orthodontic aspects of treatment planning and referral for consultation.
On completion of this subject, students should ave developed competencies in:
The student will have an understanding of the concepts related to:
Cameron AC and Widmer RP 2008 Handbook of Pediatric Dentistry 3rd ed, Mosby
Hall RK 1994 Pediatric Oro-facial Medicine and Pathology, Chapman and Hall Medical
Koch G, Poulsen S 2009 Pediatric Dentistry: A Clinical Approach 2nd ed, Wiley-Blackwell
McDonald RE, Avery DR and Dean JA 2011 Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent 9th ed, Mosby
Scully CM and Welbury R 1994 Colour Atlas of Oral Diseases in Children and Adolescents, Wolfe
2007 Therapeutic Guidelines - Oral and Dental Therapeutic Guidelines Limited, Melbourne
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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