MODULE V. SYSTEMIC HEALTH

ASSIGNMENTS USING THE 4TH EDITION TEXTBOOK:

SECTION 1:

  • Read Chapter 4, “Oral Health & Preventive Techniques”, in  “Dental Assisting, A Comprehensive Approach”, 4th Edition, Phinney & Halstead, 2013
  • Check out the American Dental Association website at www.mouthhealthy.org Click on A–Z Topics and read about the following: Baby Bottle Tooth Decay, Brushing Your Teeth, Flossing, Fluoridation, Gum Disease, & HPV: Head, Neck and Oral Cancers….utilize this resource as you feel the need to!  
  • Define related vocabulary terms on 4th edition list provided
  • Complete Multiple Choice questions 1-10 on page 68
  • Complete Case Study questions 1-3  page 69
  • Complete Critical Thinking questions 1-3 on page 69

SECTION 2:

  • Read Chapter 5, “Nutrition”, in “Dental Assisting, A Comprehensive Approach”, 4th Edition, Phinney & Halstead, 2013
  • Check out the website at http://www.nal.usdgov/fnic and browse by subject:  Dietary Guidance, Lifecycle Nutrition, Diet and Health and Food Labeling. This is another great resource! 
  • Check out the web site: General Nutrition Information: http://www.nutrition.gov 
  • Define related vocabulary terms on 4th edition list provided
  • Complete Case Study questions 1-4 on page 83
  • Complete Multiple Choice questions 1-10 on page 84
  • Complete Critical Thinking questions 1-3 on page 84

SECTION 3:

  • Read Chapter 13, “Preparation for Patient Care”, in “Dental Assisting, A Comprehensive Approach”, 4th Edition, Phinney & Halstead, 2013
  • Define related vocabulary terms on 4th edition list provided
  • Complete Case Study questions 1-3 on page 276 
  • Complete Multiple Choice questions 1-10 on page 277
  • Complete Critical Thinking questions 1-3 on page 277

SECTION 4: (two chapters to do)

  • Read Chapter 26, “Oral Pathology” in “Dental Assisting, A Comprehensive Approach”, 4th Edition, Phinney & Halstead, 2013
  • Define related vocabulary terms on 4th edition list provided (includes both chapters)
  • Complete Critical Thinking questions 1-3 on page 612
  • Read Chapter 15, “Pharmacology” in “Dental Assisting, A Comprehensive Approach”, 4th Edition, Phinney & Halstead, 2013
  • Complete Multiple Choice questions 1-10 on page 314
  • Complete Critical Thinking questions 1-3 on pages 314-315

SECTION 5:

  • Written Final Exam mailed out to preceptor when all homework is accounted for

Mrs. Pariso will be available Mondays & Fridays from 10:00AM–3:00 PM.  Call at 607-739-3581 ext.1328 with questions or use the following email address:  chickspariso@gstboces.org

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ELMIRA, NY 14901