|CREDITS||3 credits during the 5th year of 8746 School of Dental Medicine (LM-46) GENOVA|
|SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR||MED/28|
|TEACHING LOCATION||GENOVA (School of Dental Medicine)|
|MODULES||This unit is a module of:|
Prosthodontics is the branch of Dentistry that deals with the restoration of compromised teeth and with the substitution of missing teeth in partially or totally edentulous patients.
In particular the Prosthodontics Course in the 5th year of the Degree Course in Dentistry deals with fixed prosthodontics supported by natural teeth and comprises 30 hours of lectures and 20 hours of practice exercise.
Acquisition of the theoretical and practical knowledge in order to make a diagnosis in edentulous patients and in order to design and realize a partial or total fixed prosthesis
At the end of the course the student must:
PAOLO PERA (President)
MARIA MENINI (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)
All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.
The final exam comprises an interview and the presentation of a written paper including the photographic documentation of the activities carried out during the practice exercises.
Details of the preparation for the exam and of the level of in-depth study will be given during the lessons.
The interview will mainly regard the topics dealt with during the lessons and will evaluate not only the degree of knowledge but also if the student is able to critically analyze clinical problems that may be presented during the exam.
The student will also have to present a written paper including photographic documentation of the activities carried on during the practice exercises.
The student will have to demonstrate to have the capacity to clearly describe a prosthodontic treatment plan using the proper terminology.