cod. 1007862

Academic year 2023/24
5° year of course - Second semester
Professor responsible for the course unit
integrated course unit
9 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit

Course unit structured in the following modules:

Learning objectives

Ability to formulate diagnoses and treatment plans for the rehabilitation of edentolous jaws.


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Course unit content

The course focuses on the diagnosis of edentulous and atrophy of the jaws, on the biological principles at the base of osseointegration, on the formulation of the rehabilitation treatment plan using osseointegrated dental implants and on the application of tissue reconstructive techniques.

Full programme

- surgical anatomy of the jaws
- incision, detachment and suturing techniques
- implant components and implant prosthesis
- principles of osseointegration
- implant insertion surgery
- immediate post-extractive implants
- immediate and delayed loading
- peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis
- computer assisted surgery
- bone reconstruction techniques for implant purposes


Misch's Contemporary Implant Dentistry 4th Edition

Teaching methods

Frontal lessons
Activity on simulators
Clinical internship

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam

Other information

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