Periodontology II

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This is 2 credit hours course, (1 theoretical; 1 practical) designed to provide knowledge in periodontology to the 4th year dental students. This is a continuation of Periodontology 2.

 This course aims at giving dental students review of the structure and function of periodontuim, microbiological consideration and structure treatment plan with periodontal instrumentation.  It also provides information on the diagnosis, treatment plan & prognosis of most common forms of periodontal diseases and emergencies, the local and systemic predisposing factors, relation of traumatic occlusion and periodontuim. The last lecture will focus on the rational of periodontal therapy and how recent research considered periodontitis as risk factor for some systemic diseases.

The practical part of this course aims to provide the dental student guidance, experience of different periodontal problems and the associated skills, knowledge which is necessary to practice clinical periodontology. Also understand the periodontal therapy as a part of comprehensive dental care and design a complete treatment plan

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Periodontics 2

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