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Course Description

NamePractice, Customer-oriented Oral Health Care
Credits20 ects
ObjectivesThe student is able to
• work as an responsible care team member and develop the team functions
• assess and develop his or her work methods and practices
• work in child health clinics and school health care
• create a participatory care relationship to promote a client’s oral self-care
• assess the effects of life situation and lifestyle on oral health
• examine oral health care needs of individuals, families and communities and plan oral health care based on the assessment
• perform periodontal and cariological treatments and assess the outcomes
• assess the periodontal and cariological consultation and follow-up care needs
• perform gnathological treatment
• perform orthodontic treatment
• explain oral surgical care
ContentInternship in a health centre and/or during foreign exchange
RequirementsWriting down the starting level and objectives. Completion of internship. Self-assessment and evaluation, internship feedback.
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course material
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ContactRuokokoski Tarja


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