Placement of composite restorations
Pulp Protection (Liners and Bases)
Clinical Handling of Glass-Ionomer
Treatment of grossly carious teeth
Evaluation criteria for restorations
Tooth Discoloration: Etiology and Diagnosis
Dentine-Pulp complex histopathology
Biomemtic Approach in Operative Dentistry
Lecture attendance is obligatory. The handout and recommended textbook are not
comprehensive and additional material will be covered in lectures. 15% allowed
absence is granted for students by the university law.
References & Reading Materials
1. Strongly recommended :
The Art and Science of Operative Dentistry ; Sturdevant C M, Barton R E,
Sockwell C L, Strickland W D, 5 edition, Mosby Co. St. Louis.
2. Also recommended :
Fundamentals of Operative Dentistry: A Contemporary Approach ;
Summitt J B, Robbins J W, Hilton T J, Schwartz R S, Santos J, 3 edition,
Quintessence Pub Co.