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Oral Pathology 3B - DENT5216

The oral pathology component continues to build on the foundations previously established with in depth investigation of biological and genetic factors underpinning the different disease entities. The course further extends exposure to the specialised disciplines of cytopathology and immunopathology and their clinical applications. Weekly departmental review of the current histopathology cases, particularly biopsies of patients undertaken or seen in the Oral Medicine clinics, or Head and Neck oncology clinics.

Classes
Oral pathology conference (slide review and journal club) x 2 hrs seminars x 1 hr, diagnostic oral pathology x 1 hr (per week)

Assessment
oral presentations (20%), 1x3hr written exam (40%), 1x1hr practical exam (20%), viva voce (20%)

Textbooks
Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, 2nd Ed, BW Neville, DD Damm. CA Allen. JE Bouquot. Lucas's Pathology of Tumours of the Oral Tissues, RA Cawson, WH Binnie, PM Speight, AW Barrett, JM Wright Oral Pathology Clinical Pathologic Correlations, JA Regezi, JJ Sciubba, RCK Jordan

Pre-requisites

(DENT6013 and DENT5212 and DENT5213 and DENT5214) or DENT6130

Co-requisites

DENT6014 and DENT5215 and DENT5217

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Discipline of Oral Pathology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Westmead
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Associate Professor Hedley Coleman
HECS Band: 3
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