489 Clinical Oral Medicine (2.5 - 14 units) Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Instructor(s): A. Villa Prerequisite(s): None.
Restrictions: Enrollment in the postgraduate oral medicine program. Activities: Direct - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact
This clinical course provides comprehensive experience in treating oral medicine conditions. Students learn to apply knowledge of history-taking and differential diagnosis, utilize various diagnostic techniques such as biopsy, cytology and certain clinical pathology laboratory tests; interpret results, prescribe treatment and follow up. Expectations shift as student advances.