cod. 1004287

Academic year 2018/19
5° year of course - First semester
Academic discipline
Malattie odontostomatologiche (MED/28)
Tirocini formativi e di orientamento
Type of training activity
60 hours
of face-to-face activities
3 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit

Integrated course unit module: RECONSTRUCTIVE ODONTOIATRICS

Learning objectives

The aim of the training is to learn the main phases of the endodontic technique on dental models and endodontic simulator


Anatomy of the dental elements and root canals

Course unit content

-Access cavity
-Isolation of the operating field with rubber dam
-Radiography in endodontics
-Shaping of root canals
-Instrumentation of root canals
-Obturation of the root canal system

Full programme

1 Access cavity
2 Isolation of the operating field with rubber dam
3 Radiography in endodontics
4 Shaping of root canals using different techniques (manual, mixed and mechanical using Ni-Ti instruments)
5 Instrumentation of root canals using thermafil instruments
6 Three-dimensional obturation of the root canal system



Teaching methods

The different phases of the endodontic techniques, illustrated first through the lectures, will subsequently be shown directly on the endodontic simulators and then repeated by the student

Assessment methods and criteria

The student will repeat, under the guidance of tutors, the different steps of endodontic techniques on simulators

Other information

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