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2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog 
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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DA 108 - Dental Health Education 2

3 Credit(s)

Must be enrolled in Dental Assisting program. This course covers the practical application of preventive dentistry concepts and case presentation tools. Includes alginate impressions, patient motivation, coronal polishing, fluoride application, nutritional counseling, the recognition of normal and abnormal oral conditions and community service programs.

Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:
1. Identify areas of change for personal growth in "wellness" lifestyle
2. Plan appropriate oral hygiene presentation for a target group
3. Apply correct procedures to effectively perform coronal polishing
4. Apply knowledge of oral pathology terms and conditions in order to identify lesions or abnormalities

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