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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Dentistry
Lecture Code J1508171 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 歯科臨床解剖学実習II
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Practice of Clinical Anatomy for Dentistry II
テラヤマ リュウジ,カキモト ナオヤ,ウチベ ケンタ,コウノ ショウヘイ,ウエツキ リョウ,ナカガワ タカユキ,サクマ ミユキ,オカ ヒロコ,オノ シゲヒロ,ヨシダ ミツヒロ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 4th-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Fri7-10:Anatomical Research Center
Lesson Style Practical Lesson Style
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Credits 1.0 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 4th grade students
Keywords SDG_03, Gross Anatomy, Cranio-facial anatomy, Dentistry 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
In order to become a dentist, anatomical knowledge of the oral cavity and maxillofacial region and basic knowledge of various structures of the human body are essential. Furthermore, learning about the human body structure related to clinical dentistry provides more practical knowledge and understanding. 
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Dissection practice of head and neck to understand the structure of human body related to the dentistry. Each group will consist of about 15 students, and each group will dissect one human body. Detailed schedules will be noticed separately. 
Class Schedule 1 Advanced Prosthodontics (Umehara)
Anatomy for dysphagia

2 Advanced Prosthodontics (Umehara)
Anatomy for dental implantation

3 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Ono, Nakagawa)
Clinical Anatomy for Surgery of Submandibular Gland

4 Forensic Odontology (Oka)
Taking Oral findings and dental/systemic findings 2

5 Maxillofacial Anatomy (Terayama, Uchibe, Kohno): Whole body dissection 5
§49 Posterior abdominal wall §50A Male urogenital region §50B Female urogenital region §51 Pelvic cavity

6 Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (Kakimoto)
Head and neck anatomy using cross-sectional images – to understand the location of masticatory muscles and major salivary glands 1

7 Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (Kakimoto)
Head and neck anatomy using cross-sectional images – to understand the location of masticatory muscles and major salivary glands 2

8 Encoffinment 
Text books and atlases used in the Practice  of Anatomy 
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(More Details) Handouts, Images (PC) 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
It is indispensable for preparing one's lesson to have practice smoothly and to deepen anatomical understanding. Since the amount of knowledge is huge, review is also indispensable.  
Requirements In principle, students must attend all practice sessions. If students are absent for authorized reasons, it may be counted as attending by completing make-up classes or assignments. 
Grading Method Clinical Anatomy for Dentistry I and II and Practice of Clinical Anatomy for DentistryI and II are all added up for a common evaluation. There will be no examination, but evaluation will be based on practice attitude, results of training, submission of impressions, etc. 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it Faculties who were involved in the Anatomy class and practice will be in charge. 
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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