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Removable Prosthodontics Technology

  • Course Code :
    PROS 312
  • Level :
    Undergraduate
  • Course Hours :
    3.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Faculty of Oral & Dental Medicine

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Area of Study :

• This course is designed to Familiarize the students with instruments , materials and laboratory procedures and techniques used complete denture removable prosthodontics. • The student will gain experience in the fabrication of maxillary and mandibles complete dentures.

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Removable Prosthodontics Technology

Introduction and classification for partial denture construction, denture base, rests, connectors, retainers, surveyor and laboratory procedures.

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Removable Prosthodontics Technology

Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- Describe the anatomy and physiology of the oral cavity
2- Define different steps for complete denture construction
3- Explain various mandibular movements
4- describe various steps of history taking and clinical examination including intra and extraoral examination
5- describe different impression techniques
6- recognize jaw relation , basic occlusion , methods of record in complete denture
7- describe steps of try in , denture insertion and maintaince of complete dental appliance
8- identify patients complain after denture insertion
9- List various of artificial teeth
10- describe suitable management of some problematic completely edentulous cases
11- Describe remounting , repair , relining , and rebasing of dentures.

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Interpret normal and abnormal edentulous anatomy and its relationship to
2- explain different fators related to retantion and stability of complete denture
3- Assess the typical problems that can occur during complete denture
4- Make decisions regarding common technical discrepancies and faults
5- distinguish patient complain and develop the effective measures for their treatments

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Perform intra and extra oral examinations
2- Apply procedures of basic impression techniques, jaw relation record, trial and final denture insertion
3- Manipulate the dental material necessary for fabrication a complete denture
4- Construct casts and models and take required radiographs to formulate the best treatment plan according to patients needs
5- Manipulate the dental materials necessary to fabricate a complete denture
6- Use various instrument used in fabrication of complete dentures.
7- Perform the laboratory steps required to fabricate a complete denture
8- Perform Repair for complete dentures

d. General and Transferable Skills:

1- demonstrate sensitivity and attitude in patient care particularly toward elderly patients
2- display an appropriate professional communication skills with patients, colleagues and the rest of dental team and other relevant team or group.
3- adopt a creative attitude in an ethical and scientific approach
4- dealing with patients with different mental attitude and realizing the personal limitations.
5- Self evaluates the professional abilities, performance and progress
6- Uses the information technology to improve the education through self – directed learning and research work activities
7- develop skills of problem solving as well as working in a prescribed time limit

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Removable Prosthodontics Technology

Course topics and contents:

Topic No. of hours Lecture Tutorial/Practical
Introduction 5
Objectives 5
Classification and diagnoses forces 5
Impression making 5
Mandiular movements and positions 5
Recording jaw relations 5
Dental articulations 5
Try in for dentures 5
Delivery for complete dentures 5
Complain about complete dentures 5
Treatement of some complete denture problems 5
Relining and rebasing 5
Revision 5

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Removable Prosthodontics Technology

Teaching And Learning Methodologies:

Teaching and learning methods
Lectures
practical demonstration
clinical training
Requirements

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Removable Prosthodontics Technology

Course Assessment :

Methods of assessment Relative weight % Week No. Assess What
Class assessment 20.00
Final term Examination 25.00
Mid-term Examinations 30.00 assess knowledge and understanding
Oral Examination 10.00 to assess knowledge intellectual skills
Practical Examination 15.00 to assess practical skills & intellectual skills

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Removable Prosthodontics Technology

Books:

Book Author Publisher
McCracken's Removable Partial Prosthodontics Alan B. Carr Elsevier
Prosthodontic Treatment for Edentulous Patients Zab Bolender Mosby

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