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Spring 2022 Dental Science D9950 section 081
Oral Health Considerations for Patients
Oral Health Consid Spec N

Call Number 18292
Points 1
Grading Mode Pass/Fail
Approvals Required None
Instructor Burton L Edelstein
Type DISCUSSION
Method of Instruction Hybrid > 80%
Course Description Oral Health Considerations for Patients with Special Healthcare Needs.” It is a didactic course with 10 modules covering a very wide range of disabilities (developmental, intellectual, physical, sensory, etc).   The learning objectives are that by the end of the course, trainees will be able to ·        Demonstrate an understanding of the lived experiences of people with special healthcare needs ·        Distinguish impairment from disability ·        Understand the social, legal, and ethical contexts of dental care for people with special needs from both an individual and systems level ·        Describe psychological aspects of providing dental care to people with special needs ·        Consider the value of interprofessional teams in care of people with special needs ·        Detail communications techniques valuable to care of people with special needs ·        Advance preventive strategies and public health approaches to care of people and populations with special needs.   Topics and their associated modules are: A.     Impairment, Disability and Oral Health Quality of Life (AoL)
Module 1: Impairment, Disability and Oral Health Quality of Life (AoL)
Module 2: Understanding Impairment and Disability Through Patient's Perspective’ B.     Systems and Individual Contexts of Special Care Dentistry
Module 3: Social, Legal, and Ethical Contexts on the System Level
Module 4: Social, Legal, and Ethical Contexts on the Individual Level, C.      Psychology related to Special Care Dentistry
Module 5: Psychological approaches to Special Care Dentistry D.     Oral Healthcare Planning and Teamwork
Module 6: Patient-centered Communication & Treatment,
Module 7: Interprofessional Team Building and Communication 1, E.      Clinical Special Care Dentistry
Module 8: Interprofessional Team Building and Communication 2,
Module 9: Health Literacy & Patient Safety, F.      Dental Public Health and Oral Health Promotion
Module 10: Dental Public Health and Oral Health Promotion. This will be required of AEGD and Peds postdoct
Web Site Vergil
Department Dental and Oral Surgery
Enrollment 1 student as of 5:04PM Wednesday, July 6, 2022
Subject Dental Science
Number D9950
Section 081
Division School of Dental and Oral Surgery: Postgraduate
Campus Presbyterian Hospital
Section key 20221DNSC9950D081

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