School of Dentistry Program of Oral Health Sciences Program for Oral Health Science
|Subject Name in
|Practice of oral Health Management
3rd-Year, First Semester, First Semester
|Days, Periods, and Classrooms
(1st) Tues1-4,Thur1-4：DEN Dental Skills Lavoratory 3,DEN Dental Skills Lavoratory 4
|It is mainly concerned with training.
||Language on Instruction
Caries activity test
|Special Subject for Teacher Education
|This class is for learning mental attitude, methods, and patient correspondence, by going through patients, assistants, and operators experiences as a mutual training, before going into clinical trainings. In order to provide safe medical treatments, this class will include a lot of physical trainings, and is expected to see the effects of learnings. |
|Oral Health Science|
（Abilities and Skills）
・Knoweldge and understanding that are required to serve as a dental hygienist (dental disease prevention, dental treatment assist, detal health guidance)
Learn basic knowledge, attitudes and technical skills needed for safe caries prevention.
1 Learn how to use air scalers.
2 Learn how to use ultrasonic scalers.
3 Be able to explain the methods and requirements of caries prophylaxis.
4 Be able to explain the methods and cautions when operating a caries activity test.
5 Be able to explain the indications and cautions when using diammine silver fluoride.
6 Be able to operate a precise PMTC.
7 Be able to operate a precise fissure sealant.
||lesson1:lesson2:How to use air scalers and ultrasonic scalers / for a evulsion tooth (Matsumoto)
lesson3:lesson4:How to use air scalers and ultrasonic scalers / for a mannequin (Matsumoto)
lesson5:lesson6: How to use air scalers and ultrasonic scalers / mutual training and polishing, the chip for implants (Matsumoto)
lesson7:lesson8: How to use air scalers and ultrasonic scalers / mutual training and polishing, the chip for root planning (Matsumoto)
lesson9:lesson10:The basics and consideration of caries prophylaxis Application of the caries activity test (Matsumoto)
lesson11:lesson12:Results and consideration of the caries activity test (Matsumoto)
lesson13:lesson14:How to use diammine silver fluoride / for evulsion tooth (Matsumoto)
lesson15:lesson16:Professional Mechanical Tooth Cleaning (EVA tips, Interdental brush) / mutual training (Matsumoto)
lesson17:The types of fissure sealant, and operational cautions (Matsumoto)
lesson18:The types of fissure sealant, and operational cautions (Matsumoto)
lesson19:Fissure sealant / mutual training (Matsumoto)
lesson20:Fissure sealant / mutual training (Matsumoto)
lesson21:The handling of the universal curette scalers / Sharpening (Matsumoto)
lesson22:The handling of the universal curette scalers / Sharpening (Matsumoto)
lesson23:Second and third grader joint class Examination of Periodontal pocket・PMTC (Matsumoto)
A paper test is done at the tuition's end.
(The Newest Series of Textbook for Dental Hygienists-Oral Prophylaxis and Oral Health Instruction)
|PC or AV used in
|Textbook, Handouts, Videos and other Images
Video “Sharpening Hu-friedy” 12minutes
“CET” 13 minutes
“Perio Star” 8minutes
Learn how to operate air scalers and ultrasonic scalers
Learn advanced skills of caries activity test.
Lesson13 / Lesson14
Learn how to handle diammine silver fluoride.
Lesson15 / Lesson16
Learn how to select and use the proper equipment for PMTC.
Learn how to operate fisher sealant properly.
Learn how to handle and sharpen the universal curette scalers.
Lesson22 / Lesson23
Learn skills for examination of periodontal pocket・PMTC in second and third grader joint class.
||You must attend every classes, unless you have a proper reason for absence.
||Practical Examination (approx.40%), Written Examination (approx.30%), attitude (approx.30%)
||Practices will be needed after classes.
For equipment needed for practices, ask teachers.
|Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching.