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. The 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 also are studied. The title of this course was previously Oral Pathology and Dental Therapeutics.

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

Corequisites: DEN.120

2021-22 Class offerings by semester

Fall 2021 Winter 2022 Summer 2022
  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

The 2021-22 annual schedule class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. 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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