Orthodontics 470

Modulekode ORD 470
Kwalifikasie Undergraduate
Fakulteit Faculty of Health Sciences

The modules in this subject extend over the third, fourth and fifth years of study. Lectures, practical and clinical work, seminars and discussions on the following: (a) Basic principles and therapeutic measures.
(b) Occlusion: development and morphology.
(c) Development and growth: cranium.
(d) Stainless steel: properties and uses.
(e) Orthodontic devices: requirements and types.
(f)  Changes in tissue.
(g) Malocclusion: classification and aetiology.
(h) Examination, aids, diagnosis and planning.
(i)  Bad habits.
(j)  Preventive and interceptive orthodontics.
(k) Treatment: principles, problems with space, methods.
(l)  The role of extraction.
(m) Retention.

Modulekrediete 21.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 1 other contact session per week, 1 lecture per week, 1 discussion class per week, 1 practical per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Orthodontics
Period of presentation Year

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