Aims/Description: This module will provide the clinical experience to develop the key skills of a specialist in Paediatric Dentistry, including diagnosis, treatment planning and management of patients with trauma and dental anomalies. By the end of the module the student will be competent at obtaining a comprehensive patient history, communicating with patients and their parents about their treatment, providing appropriate preventative advice and restorative treatment for children with caries. The student will understand the principles of clinical paediatric dentistry problem solving and treatment planning.

Teaching Methods: Clinical work
Assessment: Practical skills assessment

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Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK