This course introduces students to the basic principles of pharmacology. Selected drug groups that might be used and that impact denturist treatment are studied in detail. Students will practice obtaining a accurate oral health and drug history to recognize the oral manifestations of both systemic diseases and pharmacological agents in a holistic manner. Emphasis will be placed on prevention of problems by understanding the impact of pharmacological interventions on oral health and denturist clinical practice.
Course code: DEND 2106
Length: 40.0 hours
PrerequisitesSuccessful completion of all Term 1 and 2 courses.
CorequisitesDEND 2101; DEND 2102; DEND 2103; DEND 2104; DEND 2105.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.