DEN 129: Patient Assessment

In this course, students gain experience in critical evaluation of a patient's health status in order to modify normal dental routines and apply the essential skills needed to assist in common dental/medical emergencies. Students will study diseases of teeth and supporting structures, oral pathology and systemic diseases and their relationship to oral health. Various drugs and their effect on medical/dental care are also studied.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; DEN 106 and DEN 107, minimum grade "C"

Corequisites: DEN.120

Class offerings by semester

  Winter Summer Fall

Even Years
(2022, 2024, 2026)

offered in the daytime    

Odd Years
(2023, 2025, 2027)

offered in the daytime    

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class
Revised: 3/30/23

Please refer to the course schedule to see the specific time and platform for which the course is offered.

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Description Hours
Credits 2
Lecture Hours 30
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 30

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