Degree course: 
Corso di Long single cycle degree (6 years) in School of Dentistry
Academic year when starting the degree: 
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
Second semester
Standard lectures hours: 

The course doesn't require previous knowledge of dental hygiene sciences.

The student must take an oral exam which will cover all disciplines of the course
For each discipline, the student must obtain a minimum score of 18/30
The oral test will be questions about the program of the teachings of C.I. to define the knowledge and understanding (25%), the ability to apply knowledge and understanding (25%), their independent judgment (15%), communication skills (15%) and the ability to learn (20% ) in relation to the theoretical foundations and practices to provide students with cognitive tools necessary to the understanding of the means and methods of intervention of the different clinical pictures of adult or child patients; adequate soft skills to the areas of intervention and as part of the work environment; improvement of oral health status.
One final grade for C.I.

Voto Finale

The student learns the techniques and their effectiveness and to use the methods and means of detection of objectivity in relation to oral diseases and dental gum.

The course will cover topics concerning the detection of objectivity of intra and extra-oral hearing:
Personal, medicale and dental history.
Examination extra and intra-oral mode of execution.
Intraoral examination: dental anatomy
Diagnostic indexes: simple and cumulative selection criteria of an index, DMFT, RCI, SCI, periodontal indices, indices that assess the degree of oral hygiene indices need for treatment.
Radiographic documentation: required for radiological assessment of periodontal and dental status.
Photographs: indications and methods of collection of photographic documentation.
Study Models: indications and methods of collection of study models.
Data recording on dental and medical record.

Mosby’s Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene 7° ed. Elsevier 2011
Cortesi Ardizzone V, Abbinante A:
Igienista Orale. Teoria e pratica professionale. LSWR Srl, Milano 2013

Frontal lessons

OFFICE HOURS: Every Thursday from 10.00 to 12.00