DES2710 – General and Oral Nutrition

COMMON COURSE ID

DES2710

COMMON COURSE NAME

Nutrition

COURSE DESCRIPTION

A study of general nutrition and nutritional biochemistry with emphasis on the effects of nutrition and dental health, diet, and the application of counseling strategies to assist the patient in attaining and maintaining optimum oral health.

DES1051C – Pain Management

Common Course ID

DES1051C

Common Course Name

Pain Management

Course Description

This course provides the student with the required training and information to safely and effectively relieve pain and reduce anxiety in the dental patient. The course requires that the student apply knowledge from pharmacology, biochemistry, physiology and anatomy. The student should also realize that competency, and ultimately proficiency, in the administration of local anesthesia requires repeated administration and periodic self-reeducation.