May 23, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog

DTHY 1104 - Clinical Dental Hygiene 2

Application of knowledge and further development of clinical skills. Clinical demonstration of proficiencies to include: polishing technique, fluoride application, extra-oral/intra-oral examination and dental/periodontal charting. Infection control for disease prevention will be practiced. Completion and protected privacy of patient records will be assessed. Clinical skills will be practiced on student partner and then patients scheduled for dental hygiene treatment in the SSU dental hygiene clinic.

Credits: 3

Prereq: DTHY 1102. Admission in the Dental Hygiene program.
Coreq: DTHY 1103
Course/lab fee: $