Assessment:Grades will be based upon:
Written case study identifying problem solving techniques used to overcome difficulties with a challenging clinical patient.
Must be able to compute mg/ml of local anesthetic drug administered to a patient based on the patient’s body weight.
[ ]NONCOMPUTATIONAL PROBLEM-SOLVING*
Use of the DIAGNOdent laser light for caries detection.
[ ]MULTIPLE CHOICE
[x]OTHER: Describe. (Examples: tests, quizzes, homework)
Case based problems
*For degree credit: At least one of the first three boxes above must be checked, and if “essay” is checked, it must be explained why essays are an inappropriate basis for at least 25% of the grade in the course.
Expanded Description of Content and Methods:
Techniques for ultrasonic scaling in root furcations.
Techniques for root debridement with the ultrasonic scaler.
Use of the oral camera to document oral lesions.
Trouble shooting technique difficulties of digital radiography.