Jun 21, 2018  
2017-2018 catalog 
    
2017-2018 catalog

ELECT EOOMS - Clerkship in Outpatient Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery


ELECTIVE DIRECTOR(S): Jennifer E. Woerner, DMD, MD, FACS PHONE: 318-675-6036
DURATION OF ELECTIVE: 4 Weeks
LOCATION OF ELECTIVE: LSU Health Sciences Center/ Willis Knighton
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF STUDENTS: 3 MINIMUM NUMBER OF STUDENTS: 1
ELECTIVE OFFERED DURING BLOCKS: All
COURSE CODE: EOOMS

1 credit

  GOALS

  • The goal of this block is for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Tracked medical students to learn outpatient assessment and management of routine office based oral and maxillofacial diseases.

 

 

OBJECTIVES

  • During the course each student will:
    • Maintain and document a patient log
    • Perform and document at least 5 Head and Neck Exams under the supervision of a senior resident
    • Perform and document at least 10 local anesthesia blocks (mandibular inferior alveolar nerve blocks, lingual nerve blocks, greater palatine blocks)
    • Perform and document assistance in extraction of at least 20 a total of unerupted and impacted teeth
    • Assist in the management of soft and hard tissue recontouring of 15 pre-prosthetic patients.
  • Understand the different methods of oral rehabilitation (non-implant and implant treatment plans).Document and give 5 case presentations on treatment planning of partially and fully edentulous patients to the supervising attending in clinic.

 

 

 

 

SPECIFIC DUTIES OF SENIOR STUDENTS

 

  • Active evaluation of patients in the out-patient setting, under supervision of residents and faculty
  • Participating in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Outpatient surgery cases in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery department clinics.

 

 

 

READING ASSIGNMENTS

 

  • Peterson’s Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (3rd ed.), Miloro, Ghali, Larsen, Waite, 2012

 

 

HOURS PER WEEK

CONF      3  HRS          WARD      5      HRS        LAB                    HRS      LIBRARY       HRS

OR          16        HRS         CLINIC      16     HRS        LECTURE                  HRS          READING    HRS

TOTAL NUMBER OF HOURS PER WEEK:      40         

ALL

Pass/Fail