This module is chosen as an elective around the field of periodontics as main field of study. The module will provide the oral hygiene student with an in depth overview of the current status of Periodontics with the emphasis on the clinical application, understanding and role of the oral hygienist as part of the team. The purpose is to train the oral hygiene student to be competent in applying his/her expertise and knowledge in the prevention and treatment of periodontal diseases.
ODO 271, OFC 271, RAD 271, PDL 271, ORD 271, GAP 271, VKM 271, TBW 271
1 lecture per week, 2 practicals per week, 1 discussion class per week
Language of tuition
Periodontics and Oral Medicine
Period of presentation
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