DES 1800 Introduction to Clinical Procedures

This course teaches dental office professionalism, patient reception and positioning for the delivery of care. It also covers instrument exchange and oral evacuation, disease transmission and infection control, principles and techniques of disinfection, principles and techniques of instrument procession and sterilization, occupational health and safety, chemical and waste management. Patient information and assessment, vital signs, oral diagnosis and treatment planning, coronal polishing, history of dentistry, and the dental health team are included.

2 credits

Corequisites

DES 1800L