Dental sciences 5 - orthodontics

A.Y. 2019/2020
4
Max ECTS
70
Overall hours
SSD
MED/28 MED/50
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course aims to present the anomalies of position and number of teeth, of intermaxillary relationships, the problems of their treatment, the increased risk of contracting dental diseases and how to prevent them.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the course, the student will be able to orientate himself about the malocclusive pictures and to identify the correlations between dental hygiene and orthodontic movements both in children and in adults.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Prerequisites for admission
Facial and dental anatomy and functional items of the jaws.
Assessment methods and Criteria
Multiple choice and an open question written test.
Malattie odontostomatologiche
Course syllabus
Malocclusion definition and epidemiology
Diagnosis and treatment plan of the most common dental and skeletal malocclusions
Outline of orthodontic goods
Relationship between orthodontics and periodontics
The role of dental hygienist in orthodontic practice
Teaching methods
Lessons and clinical experiences with paediatric patients
Teaching Resources
The pantry with the contents held in class and the slides with the writing of the lessons are sufficient.
Scienze tecniche mediche e applicate
Course syllabus
Professional oral hygiene techniques in the orthodontic patient
Application of techniques and prevention systems in the orthodontic patient
Teaching methods
Clinical experiences with paediatric patients
Teaching Resources
The pantry with the contents held in class and the slides with the writing of the lessons are sufficient.
Malattie odontostomatologiche
MED/28 - ORAL DISEASES AND DENTISTRY - University credits: 2
Lessons: 20 hours
Scienze tecniche mediche e applicate
MED/50 - APPLIED MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY AND METHODOLOGY - University credits: 2
Practicals - Exercises: 50 hours