The Periodontium

Format Publication ID Version Published
Multimedia, Presentation 9091 1 January 30, 2012

Description

A media file approximately 30 minutes with lecture notes, slides and instructor guide.

Citation

Khocht A. The Periodontium. MedEdPORTAL; 2012. Available from: www.mededportal.org/publication/9091

Contains Information Suitable for Patient Education

Educational Objectives

  1. To define the structures that compromise the periodontium.
  2. To describe the macroscopic and microscopic anatomy of the gingival tissues.
  3. To describe the formation of collagen in the gingival tissues.
  4. To describe the anatomy and function of the periodontal ligament.
  5. To describe the anatomy and function of cementum.
  6. To describe the anatomy and function of alveolar bone.

Keywords

  • Gingiva (MeSH), Periodontal Ligament (MeSH), Alveolar Bone

Discipline

  • Dental
    • Gross Anatomy
    • Histology
    • Periodontics

Competencies Addressed

  • Medical
    • Medical Knowledge

Academic Focus

  • Basic Sciences
    • Gross Anatomy

Professional Interest

  • Instructional Materials/Methods
  • Oral Health

Intended Audience

  • Professional School
    • Dental Student
    • Medical Student

Instructional Methods

  • Independent Study
  • Lecture

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