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091751A Periodontology I, 5 ECTS cr 
Code 091751A  Validity 01.08.2017 -
Name Periodontology I  Abbreviation Periodontol I 
Scope5 ECTS cr   
Type Intermediate Studies Discipline5402 Dentistry 
TypeCourse   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
 
   
Unit Dentistry 

Teachers
Name
Pernu, Hilkka Elina 
Pekka Ylöstalo 

Description
ECTS Credits 

5 ECTS credits

 
Language of instruction 

Finnish

 
Timing 

3rd study year, Autumn term

 
Learning outcomes 

To reach basic knowledge and skills to give periodontal therapy

 
Contents 

Anatomy and physiology of periodontium, aetiology and basic pathology of gingivitis and chronic periodontitis. Classification of clinical phenotypes concerning chronic gingivitis and periodontitis. Hygienic phase periodontal treatment.

Basics in periodontology and periodontal treatment, Part 1:
Lectures: Anatomy and physiology of periodontium, aetiology and basic pathology of gingivitis and chronic periodontitis.

Basics in periodontology and periodontal treatment, Part 2:
Clinical examination and diagnosis of gingivitis and periodontitis. Evaluation of prognosis and treatment plan. Oral hygiene and plaque control agents. Periodontal hand instruments ja instrumentation.

Practical work: Phantom- and Simulation training

 
Mode of delivery 

Lectures, Practical exercises, Individual studies.

 
Learning activities and teaching methods 

Lectures, Practical exercises, Individual studies.

 
Target group 

3rd year dental students

 
Prerequisites and co-requisites 

To pass the entrance examination.

 
Recommended optional programme components 

The Basic knowledge and skills in dentistry strand

Introduction to Clincal Work

 
Recommended or required reading 

Newman and Carranzas Clinical Periodontology. Thirteenth (13th) Edition. Newman, Takei, Klokkevold, Carranza. W.B. Saunders Company (2019). ISBN: 978-0-323-52300-4 (or the newest edition with corresponding items and pages).

Basics in periodontology and periodontal treatment, Part 1:
Pages: Ch 3:19-49, Ch 7:89-111, Ch 8:112-133 & 137-145, Ch 9:151-158, Ch 12:181-189, Ch 13:190-199, Ch 16:214-242, Ch 17:243-247, Ch 18:248-255, Ch 23:303-313, Ch 24:316-327, Ch 27:342-351.

Basics in periodontology and periodontal treatment, Part 2:
Ch 13:190-199, Ch 18:248-255, Ch 23:303-313, Ch 24:316-327, Ch 27:342-351, Ch5:55-68, Ch 32:378-396, Ch 33:397-403, Ch 35:413-423, Ch 36:426-430, Ch 47:506-510, Ch 48:511-520 + e-pages, Ch 49:528-530, Ch 50:531-542 + e-pages, Ch 64:653-657.

The possibility for e-Book can be checked from University Library e-Book collections.

 
Assessment methods and criteria 

Written course examination in two parts and written Study Group items.

Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.

 
Grading 

The course unit utilizes a numerical grading scale 1-5. In the numerical scale zero stands for a fail.

 
Person responsible 

Professor Pekka Ylöstalo

Senior Lecturer Hilkka Pernu

 
Other information 

The course is a part of The Basic knowledge and skills in dentistry strand.

 


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
Registration Parodontologia I  Course  Pernu, Hilkka Elina,
Pekka Ylöstalo 
16.08.21 -18.11.21

Future examinations
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
Registration Parodontologia I exam  Exam    24.09.21
Registration Parodontologia I exam  Exam    28.09.21
Registration Parodontologia I exam  General exam    15.10.21
Registration Parodontologia I exam  Exam    18.11.21
registration period has not begun Parodontologia I exam, 1. Uusinta  Exam    17.12.21
registration period has not begun Parodontologia I exam, 2. Uusinta  Exam    21.01.22
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