DOH552 Advanced Restorative Implantology (16)

 
The module will consist of two didactic and practical sessions each scheduled over three days. Didactic sessions will be held on the design, manufacture and provision of multi-unit prostheses. These cases include full arch rehabilitation. Complex occlusal issues will also be covered.

 

Subject availability
Term 1 (75)
Online
Orange Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.
Subject Information
Grading System
HD/FL
Duration
One session
School
School of Dentistry and Health Sciences
Enrolment restrictions

Restricted to dentists currently registered within any State or Territory of Australia by the Dental Board of Australia

Subject Relationships
DOH552 Advanced Restorative Implantology
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to demonstrate knowledge, specialised technical and creative skills in designing prostheses for the provision of multi-unit implant supported/retained restorations
  • be able to demonstrate communication and critical analysis skills in discussing the role and indications for removable versus fixed implant supported/retained prostheses
  • be able to demonstrate at a highly skilled, professional level, the ability to take impressions suitable for the provision of multi-unit implant supported/retained prostheses
  • be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge, critical analysis and communication skills in describing and understanding of the different materials available for the construction of implant supported/retained prosthesis
  • be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge, critical analysis and communication skills in describing the complications which are to be expected in the provision of implant supported/retained prostheses
Syllabus
The subject will cover the following topics:
  • Advanced impression techniques in implant dentistry
  • Materials available for use in the manufacture of implant supported/retained prostheses
  • Prosthesis design in multi-unit implant supported/retained prostheses
  • Prosthetic complications and their management in the implant patient
  • Reading and interpreting scientific articles
Workplace Learning
This subject contains a 32 days Compulsory Workplace Learning component.

Students require facilities at The Australian Dental Association (NSW Branch) Centre for Professional Development to provide 2X2week face-to-face lectures, tutorials and practical simulation clinic per subject. Students are also required to work with an oral and maxillo-facial surgeon or periodontist and also a prosthodontist as mentors with 4 case patients for the duration of the course at the mentor's practice.

Special Resources

Students require facilities at The Australian Dental Association (NSW Branch) Centre for Professional Development to provide 2X2week face-to-face lectures, tutorials and practical simulation clinic per subject. Students are also required to work with an oral and maxillo-facial surgeon or periodontist and also a prosthodontist as mentors with 4 case patients for the duration of the course at the mentor's practice.

Contact
Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure you will need to contact your Course Director. You can find the name and contact details for your Course Director in your offer letter or contact your School office.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 334 733 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: June 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.

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