Management of Orofacial Trauma Part 2 (DENT5043)

UNIT OF STUDY

This course follows on from Orofacial Trauma Part 1 and aims expand the trainees understanding of dental trauma and its sequelae. It will look in depth at the evidence base for different management strategies, including endodontic, surgical, orthodontic and prosthodontic management alternatives. They will learn about the diagnosis and management of facial fractures and soft tissue trauma. It will cover the presentation and reporting of non-accidental injuries, including child protection legislation and reporting mechanisms.

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Further unit of study information

Classes

clinical prac 24hr/wk, 4x3 hr tut

Assessment

clinical prac (25%), tutorials (25%), 1x3 hr written exam (25%), 1xviva (25%)

Textbooks

Handbook of Pediatric Dentistry, Cameron and Widmer, 3rd Edition

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

DENT5035 or DENT6277

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.