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SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY
DENTISTRY

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DENT 550 P-Special Studies in Dentistry (*, max. 12)
Offered by the various departments from which students may elect study in areas of special interest to them. Includes subject matter applicable to all phases of dentistry. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: AWSpS.
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DENT 563 Elements of Conscious Sedation (1-2)
Details theory and techniques for rendering oral, inhalation, transmucosal, intramuscular, and intravenous forms of conscious sedation. Focuses on pharmacology and pharmacokinetics of nitrous oxide, benzodiazepines, narcotics, and barbiturates. Addresses usual applications, special considerations, legal issues, and proper record keeping. Emphasizes prevention and management of emergencies. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: A.
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DENT 565 Dental Photography (1)
Provides student with sufficient knowledge and experience to select and use correct photographic equipment for photographing patients (facial and interoral), casts, instruments, x-rays, charts, and objects. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: A.
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DENT 568 Internal Medicine for Dentistry ([1-3]-, max. 6)
Review of major organ systems, including normal anatomy and physiology, common pathophysiologies, medical interventions. Details modifications necessary for dental treatment and medical emergency management. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: S.
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DENT 641 Service Learning Rotation (6) P. NAGASAWA
Students practice clinical dentistry for 4 weeks at a designate rural and/or underscored community health center. The student further develops an understanding of cultural competence by analyzing and reflecting on the social and cultural factors that contribute to the oral health needs of these diverse populations. Offered: AWSpS.
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DENT 663 Treatments of Patients with Special Needs 2 (2) K. ESPINOZA
Exposes students to the assessment process and treatment strategies for successful management of patients with developmental and acquired disabilities, medically complex patients, geriatric patients, and anxious, fearful, or phobic patients in a variety of treatment settings, including clinical, hospital, and extramural (nursing home or senior center). Credit/no-credit only. Offered: A.
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DENT 690 P-Extended Clinical Dentistry (1)
Educational experiences in clinical dentistry. Available to students who have successfully completed the University of Washington Doctor of Dental Surgery curriculum and seek additional supervised experience in the delivery of oral health care services within three quarters of graduation and prior to licensure. Prerequisite: permission of instructor. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: AWSpS.
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DENT 700 Master's Thesis (*-)
Offered: AWSpS.
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