Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 96 hours (indicative) |
Total Time Commitment:
Successful completion of all Semester 1 (Teaching Blocks 1 and 2) 3rd year DDS 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 practice of oral surgery, including the extraction of teeth and minor surgical procedures and special needs dentistry. Special Needs Dentistry is a speciality field of dental practice related to the provision of dental care to patients who are disabled in some way or their general health is severely compromised thus requiring modification to way care is provided or instituted.
On completion of this subject, the student will be competent to:
Cawson RA, Odell EW, Porter SR 2002 Cawson's Essentials of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, Elsevier Health Sciences
Haveles EB 2000 Delmar's Dental Drug Reference, Thomson Learning
Howe G Minor Oral Surgery, Butterworth-Heinemann, 3rd ed
Marx RE, Stern D Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology - A Rationale for Diagnosis and Treatment, Quintessence Publishing C, Inc
Pedlar J, Frame JW Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: An Objective-Based Textbook, Churchill Livingstone, 2nd Rev. Ed.
Peterson LJ (ed) Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 3rd ed, Mosby
Silverman S, Eversole LR, Truelove E 2002 Essentials of Oral Medicine, BC Decker Inc, Hamilton, London
Scully C et al 2007 Special Care in Dentistry - Handbook of Oral Healthcare, Churchill Livingstone, Elsevier
Shahrokah C, Bagheri C Clinical Review of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
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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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