Learning outcomes of the course unit
Provide students with the essential theoretical and practical knowledge which will enable a systematic and rational approach to the diagnosis, prevention and therapy of diseases of the teeth, oral mucosa and jaws and leads through a training course organized in: lectures, interactive teaching and clinical , teaching monograph, the latter took the form of teaching modules on specialized topics of interest.Annulla modificheAlpha
Course contents summary
Provide knowledge of occlusion and dental, masticatory function and pathophysiology of the stomatognathic system with special reference to the development of dentition. To accustom students to diagnose and set the correct treatment of major diseases dentistry: prevention and treatment of dental caries and periodontal disease acute and chronic inflammatory with its reflections concerning the hard and soft tissues. Knowledge of diseases of the oral mucosa. Pathology of jaw bone, pre-cancerous and Dental Traumatology. Make students able to differentiate the various types of orofacial pain, know the objectives regarding the Preventive dentistry and the restoration of masticatory function by prosthesis and orthodontic treatment.
Anatomy of the teeth and soft and hard tissues of the oral cavity, Anatomy and physiology of masticatory function with knowledge of the pathology of the temporomandibular joint, prevention and treatment of dental caries and periodontal disease with acute and chronic inflammatory his reflexes that affect the tissues soft and hard, pathology of the oral mucosa, disorders of the jaw bones, Precancerous, the orofacial pain, Knowledge objectives pertaining to the restoration of masticatory function prosthetic and orthodontic treatment, preventive Dentistry, dental Traumatology
G. Ficarra, Manuale di Patologia e Medicina Orale, Ed. Mc Graw-Hill
R. Modica, Trattato di Odontoiatria Clinica, Ed. Minerva Medica
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