Clinical Periodontics 1B (DENT5404)
UNIT OF STUDY
Students undertake clinical care of patients at Sydney Dental Hospital and the Westmead Centre for Oral Health, Westmead under supervision. Experience is gained in diagnosis, treatment planning and prognosis and in non-surgical and surgical periodontal therapy. Regular case presentations are utilised for students to present cases for discussion.
Further unit of study information
4 to 6 x half day clinics weekly and 1 x 2 hr case presentations monthly
Oral case presentations and written case reports (formative). End of year examination.
Lindhe, Karring & Lang (2008) Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (5th ed.).
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
(DENT5401 and DENT5402 and DENT5403) or DENT6326
DENT5405 and DENT5406
Study this unit outside a degree
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.
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.