Prosthodontic Treatment Within Interdisciplinary Dental Care

Course Information
TitleΠΡΟΣΘΕΤΙΚΗ ΑΠΟΚΑΤΑΣΤΑΣΗ ΣΤΑ ΠΛΑΙΣΙΑ ΤΗΣ ΟΛΟΚΛΗΡΩΜΕΝΗΣ ΟΔΟΝΤΙΑΤΡΙΚΗΣ ΦΡΟΝΤΙΔΑΣ / Prosthodontic Treatment Within Interdisciplinary Dental Care
Code100705S
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolDentistry
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorVassiliki Anastassiadou-Velliadou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID240000675

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Dentistry (2010-today)

Registered students: 2
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective Courses742

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Class ID
600143804
Course Type 2011-2015
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the students will: be prepared for decision making in clinical practice, be capable of identifying priorities for diagnosis, prognosis, and rehabilitation across all age groups of patients, have become familiar with the concept of overall treatment of these patients.
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Identification of the concepts of 'need' & 'demand' for treatment, prioritization. Principles of minimal intervention in dentistry, crown integrity, aesthetics, pain & comfort, functional limitations, decision making, dental evaluation according to the strategic location of the teeth, patient management accoirding the edentulous areas, tooth preservation vs implant placement. Step by step oral preparation in relation to treatment options. Communication / Interaction with Patient: Cost / Benefit. Needs / Demands. Presentation of Proposed Treatment Plans and Alternatives. Prognosis and maintenance. Patient and carer training, Legal / ethical issues, Explore alternative approaches in relation to the cost / benefit ratio. Overall Approach and Investigation of Factors Affecting Prosthetic Rehabilitation, Changes in the Body's chemical-Sensory Balance, Dietary Needs/Adequacy & Prosthetic Patient; Referral/collaboration with specialists. Utilizing modern materials and techniques, soft tissue management and modern impression and manufacturing techniques.
Keywords
prosthodontics, interdisciplinary, holistic dental care
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures522
Total522
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
Last Update
21-02-2020