Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
200005092001ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL PROSTHETICSCompulsory592
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
1. To acquaint the clinical dental students about the maxillofacial prosthetic technics 2. To motivate the clinicians toward this field with specific needs 3. To inform the students, the patients and others colleagues in the allied fields about the presence and the possibilities of this specialty.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Dr. ENGİN ARAS ; PROF.DR.SERDAR ÇÖTERT
Learning Outcomes
1To acquaint the students with advanced prosthetic technics needed fort he complex rehabilitation procedures of the patients with maxillofacial deformities
2To Orient the talented and motivated students for advanced training in maxillofacial prosthetics.
3To inform the advanced training candidates, other practitioners and the patients with maxillofacial defects.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The course is designed to present the multidisciplinary rehabilitation procedures, including the prosthetic technics of the maxillofacial defects resulting from trauma, tumor surgery or congenital developments.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction, terminology, history, principles and procedures in maxillofacial prosthetics and multidisciplinary team work
2Dx and Tx: Diagnosis and Treatment Plannişng in Maxillofacial Prosthetics
3Materials used in the fabrication of Maxillofacial Prosthetics
4Post surgical anatomy in oral defects
5Post surgical anatomy in facial defects
6Oral pathology and importance of early diagnosis in oral neoplasic lesions
7Obturators – Surgical
8Competency Exam
9Obturators – Treatment
10Obturators – Postsurgical – Definitive appliances
11Multidisciplinary approach in the rehabilitation of mandibular defects
12Radioterapy prostheses
13Diagnosis, navigation and treatment planning in oral and maxillofacial implantology
14Ocular prostheses
15Implant supported facial prostheses
16Mid Term Exam
17Aethiology, prevalance and genetics of the cleft lip and palate
18Facial clefts and microforms
19Growth of the maxilllo-facial region and cleft embriogenesis
20Classification of palatal clefts
21Anatomy of the cleft palate and velopharyngeal incompetence
22Cleft palate obturators
23Prosthodontic treatment of the postoperative anterior cleft remnants
24Basic principles of the prosthodontic approach to the mandibular resections
25"Tongue and mouth flor resections, related complications and prosthodontic Rehabilitation"
26Midterm exam
27Retention, stability and demarcation of the facial prostheses
28Impression, study cast and modelling materialsand techniques for facial prostheses
29Platinum silicones fort the facial prostheses
30Computer aided design of the extraoral implants for facial prostheses
31Ocular, orbital,nasal and auricular facial defects
32Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Aras E.: Maxillofacial Prosthetics. Course Handouts renewed annualy 2.Çötert S.:Maxillofacial Prosthetics. 2003
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination2100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures28256
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination155
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)68
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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