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  • MINDS,Chalakkara, Pallor
    Mahe - 673 310 U.T of Puducherry
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Learning Outcome

Learning Outcome (Generic)

General Skills

  • Apply knowledge & skills in day to day practice
  • Apply principles of ethics
  • Analyze the outcome of treatment
  • Evaluate the scientific literature and information to decide the treatment
  • Participate and involve in professional bodies
  • Self-assessment & willingness to update the knowledge & skills from time to time
  • Involvement in simple research projects
  • Minimum computer proficiency to enhance knowledge and skills
  • Refer patients for consultation and specialized treatment
  • Basic study of forensic odontology and geriatric dental problems

Practice Management

  • Evaluate practice location, population dynamics & reimbursement mechanism
  • Co-ordinate & supervise the activities of allied dental health personnel
  • Maintain all records
  • Implement & monitor infection control and environmental safety programs
  • Practice within the scope of one’s competence

Communication & Community Resources

  • Assess patients’ goals, values and concerns to establish rapport and guide patient care.
  • Able to communicate freely, orally and in writing with all concerned.
  • Participate in improving the oral health of the individuals through community activities.

Learning Outcome (Program Specific)

Patient Care – Diagnosis

  • Obtaining patient’s history in a methodical way performing thorough clinical examination
  • Selection and interpretation of clinical, radiological and other diagnostic information obtaining appropriate consultation
  • Arriving at provisional, differential and final diagnosis

Patient Care – Treatment Planning

  • Integrate multiple disciplines into an individual comprehensive sequence treatment plan using diagnostic and prognostic information
  • Able to order appropriate investigations

Patient Care – Treatment

  • Recognition and initial management of medical emergencies that may occur during dental treatment
  • Perform basic cardiac life support
  • Management of pain including post-operative one.
  • Administration of all forms of local anesthesia
  • Administration of intra muscular and venous injections
  • Prescription of drugs, pre-operative, prophylactic and therapeutic requirements
  • Uncomplicated extraction of teeth
  • Transalveolar extractions and removal of simple impacted teeth Minor oral surgical procedures
  • Management of Oro-facial infections Simple orthodontic appliance therapy
  • Taking, processing and interpretation of various types of intra oral radiographs
  • Various kinds of restorative procedures using different materials available
  • Simple endodontic procedures
  • Removable and fixed prosthodontics
  • Various kinds of periodontal therapy

Graduate Attitude

A graduate should develop during the training period the following attitudes.

  • Willing to apply the current knowledge of dentistry in the best interest of the patients and the community.
  • Maintain a high standard of professional ethics and conduct and apply these in all aspects of professional life.
  • Seek to improve awareness and provide possible solutions for oral health problems and needs throughout the community.
  • Willingness to participate in the CPED Programmes to update the knowledge and professional skill from time to time.
  • To help and participate in the implementation of the national oral health policy.