ZLPZ041p Preventive Dentistry - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
Spring 2009
Extent and Intensity
2/2. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
prof. MUDr. Antonín Fassmann, CSc. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Zdenka Halačková, CSc. (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Martina Kukletová, CSc. (lecturer)
MUDr. Jarmila Kuklová (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Jiří Vaněk, CSc. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. MUDr. Martina Kukletová, CSc.
Department of Stomatology - Institutions shared with St. Anne's Faculty Hospital - Faculty of Medicine
Tue 7:20–9:00 N01001
Prerequisites (in Czech)
ZLPR0333p Preclin.Dentistry III - lect.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Branch content: Students are learning about etiology and prevention of dental caries and parodontopathies also the basics of oral hygiene and its importance for maintenance of the personal health. Basic aims of subject education: Students are obtaining knowledge about causes of dental caries and parodontopathies. They learn diagnostics, prevention and therapy these diseases with emphasis on basic prophylactic procedures. Subject content: Aim of lessons is to manage students with importance of oral hygiene, causes of dental caries and parodontopathies. They learn to diagnose early phase these diseases and to start effective preventive actions. The consequence of epidemiological studies is accentuated and students are practically trained in determination of basic indices in restorative dentistry and periodontics. They learn how to remove tartar, plaque and make scaling. Students also meet with methods improving enamel resistance, local and systemic floridation, fundamentals of health nutrition.
  • Introduction to the preventive dentistry. WHO objectives to the year 2020. Primary, secondary, tertiary prevention. Periodontal ligament, cementum, gingiva, anatomy and histology. Microbial plaque, dental calculus, their role in aethiology and pathogenesis of periodontal diseases. Hygiene of the oral cavity, aids, techniques. Basic terminology in epidemiology of the dental caries and periodontal diseases. Indices. Prevalence, incidence, susceptibility, experience, OHI-S, CPITN, SBI, PBI. Dental plaque indices: PI-SilnessLoe,PI-Quinley-Hein. Measurement of pocket depth, BoP. Principle theories of cariogenesis. Early lesion, X-ray diagnostics. Dental caries, iatrogenic irritation in restorative dentistry. Epidemiology of the dental caries. Fluorides in dental caries prevention. Fluoride prevention - exogenous (topical) methods. Fluoride prevention - endogenous(systemic) methods. Nutrition in dental caries prevention. Prevention programmes in dentistry. Preventive aspects in prosthetic dentistry. Preventive aspects in surgery (epidemiology of tumours, precancerous states and AIDS).
  • KOVAĽOVÁ, Eva and Michal ČIERNY. Orálna hygiena. 1. vyd. Prešov: Vydavateľstvo Anna Nagyová, 1994. 246 s. ISBN 80-967041-3-3. info
  • Prevention of dental disease. Edited by J. J. Murray. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989. xii, 503 s. ISBN 0-19-261806-7. info
  • ŠKACH, Miroslav. Onemocnění parodontu : Učebnice pro lékařské fakulty. 4. část. přeprac. vyd. Praha: Avicenum, 1977. 513 s. info
Assessment methods
Type of the subject: Compulsory Extent of the subject : 4 hours/week, credits: 4, 4. term: 2 hours lectures, Teaching of the subject style: lecture, Finalization of the subject: exam
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses

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