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    A theoretical and clinical paper on the diagnosis and management of oral surgical conditions.

    About this paper

    Paper title Oral Surgery
    Subject Oral Surgery
    EFTS 0.5
    Points 60 points
    Teaching period Full Year (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $20,330.00
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    Course Co-ordinator: Associate Professor Harsha De Silva

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    Learning Outcomes

    The paper is designed as an introduction to minor oral surgery and advanced exodontia for the general dental practitioner. This paper is aimed at the development of clinical skills in oral surgery under local anaesthesia and intravenous sedation and the acquisition of the knowledge surrounding diagnosis, management and handling of post-operative complications and redirection to the appropriate specialists when necessary.

    Note - This paper is taken together with ORSU 702 and cannot be completed separately.


    Full Year

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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