Behaviour and Dental Management 4 (DENT5239)

UNIT OF STUDY

This course teaches students advanced knowledge and skill in the management of medically compromised patients and covers this important aspect of dentistry in detail, with special reference to the multi-disciplinary nature of diagnosis and treatment of medically compromised patients. It covers the implications for dental treatment in patients ranging from the child to the geriatric patient with cardiac, respiratory, neurological, oncological and other special needs.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

clinical prac 20hr/wk, 1x3hr tut, 5x1hr lect

Assessment

tutorials (20%), clinical (50%), exams (30%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

DENT5236

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.