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2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog 
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DMIC 5003 - Cariology (2 Credit Hours)

The course presents an integrated study of the multi-factorial aspects of dental caries, including theories of caries etiology, epidemiology, molecular pathology, microbiolgical and biochemical composition of dental plaque, host and nutritional influences on pathogenicity. Approaches to caries prevention including immunization, fluoridation, antimicrobial agents and sugar substitutes are discussed.

Lecture Hours: 2

Grade Mode: Normal
Repeat Status: No
College Restrictions: Dental College of Georgia
Schedule Type: Lecture

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