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MD926 - Removable Orthodontic Appliances

  • Module code: MD926
  • Module name: Removable Orthodontic Appliances
  • Department: WMS, Dentistry
  • Credit: 12

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

"This module consists of three sections: Removable appliances; Extra Oral Traction and Functional appliances."

Principal learning outcomes

On completion of the module, you should be: Familiar with the components of removable appliances; Familiar with the construction of removable appliances; Familiar with the advantages and disadvantages of removable appliances; Competent at inserting passive removable appliances; Competent at inserting active removable appliances previously adjusted by a dentist; Competent at fitting orthodontic headgear; Competent at fitting orthodontic facebows which have been previously adjusted by a dentist; Competent at measuring elastic headgear forces; Familiar with the components of functional appliances; Familiar with the construction of functional appliances; Familiar with the advantages and disadvantages of functional appliances; Competent at inserting passive removable functional appliances.

Timetabled teaching activities

6 Days

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/med/study/cpd/module_index/md926

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
12 CATS (Module code: MD926-12)
C (Assessed/examined work) Assessed Course Work 50%
locally Adminstered Exam 50%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional

N/A