Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
200004092017PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRYCompulsory477
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The course aims to teach oral and dental health care for the child; anomalies of the dentition, diagnosis and treatment planning in traumatized primary and permanent teeth; anxiety, pain control and dental treatment of handicapped and uncooperative children, sedation, general anesthesia indications; periodontal diseases in children; infections and oral findings
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Cemal ERONAT Prof.Dr.Rıza ALPÖZ Prof. Dr. Ertuğrul SABAH Prof. Dr. Ece EDEN Prof. Dr. Dilşah ÇOĞULU
Learning Outcomes
1Ability to equipped with information concerning protective dentistry, to learn to choose the right treatment method and implemantation.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Space maintainers and preventive orthodontics , Factors affecting tooth development, Genetic syndromes, Endodontic treatment of primary dentition, Apexification treatments, Prosthesis in children, Diet and dental caries, Preventive dentistry, Fluoride in pediatric dentistry
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Factors affecting dental development Genetic Factors Kongenital Factors
2Factors affecting dental development Postnatal factors Infectious diseases
3Factors affecting dental development Malnutrition Birth injuries Intoxications
4Factors affecting dental development X ışınları Avitaminozlar Hormonlar
5Genetic syndromes and oral findings in pedodontics
6Endodontic treatments in primary teeth
7Pulp capping and amputation
8Partial pulpectomy, Total pulpectomy
9Apexification
10Vital apexification, mortal apexification
11Early loss of primary teeth and space maintainers
12Orthodontic Interventions in pedodontics Applications for preventive dentistry
13Preventive Dentistry
14Nutrition and its effect on Dental Caries in Children
15Sweeteners
16Mid-term exam
17 Various infectious disease and oral findings in children
18Oral pathology in children
19Caries removal techniques
20"Dental traumas in children (Incidence and classification) Clinical and radiological investigations Traumatic injuries to primary incisors and treatments"
21Treatment of avulsed permanent teeth (Reimplantation)
22"Traumas to young permanent incisors and treatment approachs Splint applications, how to prevent dental trauma in children "
23"Periodontal disease in children Healthy Periodontium Pathogenesis and etiology of periodontal diseases in children Diagnosis and clinical appearance of periodontal diseases. The effect of tooth eruption on periodontium"
24Diagnosis and clinical appearance of periodontal diseases.
25"Orthodontically induced gingival problems Specific periodontal problems, gingival proliferations, gingival fibromatosis, acute gingival diseases, Acute Herpetic Gingivostomatitis, Acute Necrotisan Ulcerative Gingivitis, Papillon-Le Fevre Syndrome"
26"General anesthesia indications in children Primary tooth extraction Differences between extraction of primary and permanent teeth "
27"Local anesthesia and sedation in children Topical anesthesia"
28"Anesthesia types and indications Local anesthesia complications Premedications, indications and types"
29"Drug use in pedodontics Anti-inflammatory ve analgesic medication in pedodontics Antibiothreapy"
30"Diagnosis and treatments of temporomandibular problems in children Dental treatment in handicapped children Handicapped children definitions"
31Dental treatments in hadicapped children, oral care and precautions for avoidance of dental problem
32Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Pediatric Dentistry, Pinkham JR, WB Saunders, 1988 2. Fundementals of Pediatric Dentistry, 3rd Ed Mathewson RJ, Primosch RE, Quintessence Books, 1995 3. Pediatric Dentistry- A clinical Approach, G. Koch, S. Poulsen, 2001 Munksgaard 4. Pedodonti, Altan Gülhan 1994 5. Endodonti, Alaçam T, Barış Yayınları, 2000.
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
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
Yes
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination212
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures284112
Practice20360
Observation7214
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination155
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)200
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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