|1||Name of Course||Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery II|
|3||Rationale for inclusion of the course in the programme||The course emphasizes on the basic principles and management of dentoalveolar surgery and provides the foundation on the practice of oral & maxillofacial surgery generally.|
|4||Semester and Year Offered||Year 4: Semester I|
Total Student Learning Time
Total Guided and Independent Learning
|Credit Value (Hours)||3.0 notional credit|
|8||Learning Outcome||At the end of this course, students are able to:
|9||Transferable skills||Soft skills:
Communication Skills, Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, Teamwork,Profesional Ethics
Hollistic approach in the management of oral surgical cases by integrating basic theoretical knowledge into the clinical management of patients
|10||Teaching-learning and assessment strategy||
|11||Synopsis||The course is designed to provide the student with an understanding of identification and management of oral surgical cases. On completion of the course, the student should be competent in the diagnosis and management of common oral conditions, administration of effective local anaesthesia, extraction of teeth, ability to perform simple oral surgical procedures and manage simple surgical complications. Students are also expected to be able to identify and describe the principles and management of various related condition in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery.|
|12||Mode of Delivery||Lecture, tutorial, practical, clinical session and field visit.|
|13||Assessment Methods and Types||Summative and formative assessment methods will be used.
The proportion of the assessment are presented below:
Mid Semester 1 : 30%
End of Semester 1 Exam : 70%
|14.||Content outline of the course/module and the SLT per topic||Basic principles of surgery
Impacted third molar
The common drugs used in dental practice : Analgesics, antibiotics and other related drugs
Management of Oral Pathologic Lesio
Lasers and other treatment modalities for oral surgical patients
Salivary gland disorders
Radiotherapy & chemoteraphy in dentistry
Limitation of mouth opening
Facial & TMJ Pain Disorders
Introduction to orthognathic surgery
Introduction of cleft lip & palate
Principles of endodontic surgery
Diseases of the paranasal sinuses
General management of the hospitalized oral surgical patients
Surgical aids to orthodontics
Management of emergencies in dental practice
* Main references
** Additional references
|McCabe J.F. & Walls A.W.G. 1999.Applied Dental Materials. 8thedition.Blackwell Science.
Darby M, L., and Walsh M, M. 2004. Dental Hygiene Theory and Practise, 2nd Edition. Blackwell Science.
Theodore M. Roberson, Harald. O. Heymann, Edward J. Swift. Sturdevant’s Art and Science of Operative Dentistry, 4th edition,
Gladwin M. and Bagby M. 2004. Clinical Aspects of Dental Materials. 2nd edition. LIppincott Williams & Wilkins.
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