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Orthodontics Clinical Training 9 - DENT5172

Year - 2020

This unit is designed to teach students how to combine and integrate various orthodontic techniques and apply them to resolving complicated orthodontic problems. The students are taught to treat malocclusions using various techniques including combined mechanisms consisting of different techniques that are suitable for the specific case. The hybrid mechanism, which combines various bracket systems to achieve maximum effects, is also an important treatment philosophy that the students are required to further learn and use in clinic.

Classes
5x7hr clinic training/wk.

Assessment
Viva voce, Wire bending examination

Textbooks
Notes will be distributed in class.

Assumed knowledge
Comprehensive knowledge in all aspects of General Dentistry, particularly in Restorative Dentistry and Oral Rehabilitation

Pre-requisites

(DENT5169 and DENT5170) or DENT6229

Prohibitions

physical and/or mental impairments jeopardizing performance of safe clinical dentistry and safety/health of patients and staff.

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Discipline of Orthodontic and Paediatric Dentistry
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
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: Prof M. Ali Darendeliler
HECS Band: 3
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