34450 - Training in Operative Dentistry 3

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  • Teacher Lorenzo Breschi

  • Credits 1

  • SSD MED/28

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Bologna

  • Degree Programme Single cycle degree programme (LMCU) in School of Dentistry (cod. 8204)

Academic Year 2020/2021

Learning outcomes

At the end of the internship the student has attended the Conservative Department  and therefore have a preparation that allows to recognize, confront and resolve cases correlated to the complex problems of conservative dentistry.

Course contents

1. Diagnosis and treatment plan in conservative dentistry. 2. causal therapy. 3. insulation of the field. 4. Biological aspects: protection of the pulp and dentin bonding. 5. Amalgam and clinical applications. 6. Techniques of whitening. 7. Direct restorations anterior region. 8. Adhesive cementation. 9.  Direct restorations. 10. Posterior composite resin restorations: direct or indirect technique. 11. The restoration of the endodontically treated tooth. 12. Traumatology. 13. Occusal aspects in conservative dentistry.


1. Odontoiatria Restaurativa - procedure di trattamento e prospettive future - ed. Masson - EDRA 2. Fundamentals of Operative Dentistry: A Contemporary Approach, Fourth Edition, by Thomas J. Hilton Ed. Quintessence Int.

Teaching methods

oral lessons and clinical training

Assessment methods

oral exam and evaluation of clinical training 

Teaching tools

clinical cases and research papers

Office hours

See the website of Lorenzo Breschi