Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Dentistry
Lecture Code J1506050 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 診断・検査学
Subject Name
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Examination and Diagnosis
カジヤ ミキヒト,ヤスハラ ユキミ,イトウ ナナコ,シゲイシ ヒデオ,スエイ ヨシカズ,ツガ カズヒロ,コマツザワ ヒトシ,ミズタ クニコ,クニマツ リョウ,シミズ ヨシタカ,シンタニ トモアキ,アンドウ トシノリ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Fri1-4:DEN Lecture Rm 7
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
Omnibus system
Lecture using powerpoint, prints and writing on the blackboard 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Dental Sciences
Eligible Students a third-year student
Keywords SDG_03,Examination, Diagnosis, Evaluation, Oral diseases, Systemic diseases,Practical work experience 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge regarding basic and clinical dental medicine
・Knowledge of life sciences
(Comprehensive Abilities)
・Rich humanity, understanding of professional responsibilities of a dentist, and general capabilities including basic knowledge, skills, and attitude required for putting such responsibilities into practice 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The aim is to learn various medical or dental examinations which is basis of "evidence-based dentistry". 
Class Schedule lesson1 Introduction, Examination of periodontal treatment, Relationship between oral health and health promotion Dr.Kajiya  Center of Oral Clinical Examination
lesson2 Examination of oral function (1) Examination of stomatognathic function using ME  Dr.Kunimatsu Department of Orthodontics and Craniofacial Developmental Biology
lesson3 Examination of oral function (2) Examination of motor and sensory dysfunction  Dr.Shigeishi Department of Public Oral Health
lesson4 Examination of oral function(3) Examination in phonation and speech Dr.Yasuhara Hiroshima International University
lesson5 Examination of oral function (4) Examination of taste disorder
Laboratory examination (1) Biochemical exmination and abnormal value Dr.Shintani Center of Oral Clinical Examination  
lesson6 Examination of oral function(5) Examination for prosthodontic treatment and chewing ability Dr.Tsuga Department of Advanced Prosthodontics
lesson7 Laboratory exmination(2) Hematologic, blood coaglation and serum-immunological tests Dr.Shintani Center of Oral Clinical Examination
lesson8 Pathological examination Dr.Ando Center of Oral Clinical Examination
lesson9 Examination of dental caries (caries risk test) and infected root canal, Halitosis test, Blood transfusion test  Dr.Shintani Center of Oral Clinical Examination
lesson10 Laboratory exmination(3) Clinical diagnosis based on laboratory examination Dr.Ito Clinic of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
lesson11 Examination of dental metal allergy, Examination of xerostomia Dr.Shintani Center of Oral Clinical Examination
lesson12 Microbiological examination Dr.Komatsuzawa Division of Infectiious Diseases Laboratory
lesson13 Physiological function exmination Dr.Shimizu Department of Dental Anesthesiology
lesson14 Intraoral and panoramic radiography, Image interpretation and differential diagnosis Dr.Suei Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
lesson15 Diagnosis in oral & maxillofacial surgery Dr.Mizuta Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
lesson16 Special lecture Dr. Ikeya Kyoto University

examination (late November) 
Recommended by lecturers 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) PC  
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
It is desirable to attend all lessons. 
Requirements None 
Grading Method examination (early December) 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it Dentists and others will lecture. 
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. 
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