COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Basic Orthodontics, Patient Care and Preventive De * DS   146 2 3 3 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Funda Gülay KADIOĞLU
Instructors
Doç.Dr.FUNDA GÜLAY KADIOĞLU1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The purposes of the course are to give Oral and Dental Health Technician students comprehensive knowledge on the workflow of orthodontics and to improve their skills on the subject by practical exercises, and to develop their skills on the subject.
Content
The role of oral and dental health technician in orthodontic practice, Four handed dentistry, Instrument transfer, Basic materials, consumables and hand instruments used in orthodontics , Organizing of bonding/banding/rebonding/debonding tray, photographing trays. Contaminated areas, Medical waste management, Instrument management. Patient management. Preventive dentistry.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Meeting with students, Introduction to the syllabus
2 What is orthodontics? What is the role of an oral and dental health technician in orthodontic practice? IІ Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
3 Management of an orthodontic clinic Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
4 Four handed dentistry and instrument transfer tecnique in orthodontics II Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
5 Basic and consumables materials in orthodontics II Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
6 Hand instruments in orthodontics II Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
7 Organizing of bonding tray II Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
8 Organizing of banding tray II Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
9 Midterm Exam
10 Organizing of rebonding tray II Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
11 Organizing of debonding tray II Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
12 Organizing of dental photography tray II Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
13 Removal of the trays and management of contaminated aereas, medical waste and instruments II Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
14 Preventive Dentistry in Orthodontics Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
15 Management of orthodontic patients Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks
16-17 Final exam

Recommended or Required Reading
TextbookKadıoğlu FG. Ağız-Diş Sağlığı Teknikerliği Eğitimi Ders Notları.
Additional Resources
1.İlter Uzel, Diş Hekimliğine Giriş. ISBN:975-487-131-0, ADANA/2006 2. Uzel İ. Çam Y. Klinik Diş Hekimliği El Kitabı. ÇÜDHF Yayın no:5, Adana 2006.
3.Kadıoğlu FG. Ağız-Diş Sağlığı Teknikerliği Eğitimi Ders Notları.