Perform maintenance treatment for patient with removable dental prostheses

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Assessment Tool
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Assessment Template
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Assessment Matrix
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Wiki Markup
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Evidence Guide
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Competency Mapping Template
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Observation Checklist
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Self Assessment Survey
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Moodle Outcomes
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Registered Training Organisations
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Elements and Performance Criteria



Elements define the essential outcomes

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.

1. Examine oral cavity and prosthesis to determine treatment need

1.1 Review the patient’s medical history

1.2 Decontaminate the removable dental prosthesis according to infection control guidelines

1.3 Assess the patient’s adaptation to the prosthesis

1.4 Determine the procedure that will give desired outcome for the patient and the operator

1.5 Involve the patient or carer in discussions about the procedures, and assist patients to clarify their preferences

1.6 Refer patient to other professionals if necessary

2. Prepare for the procedure

2.1 Provide full details to the patient or carer about options and potential risks and benefits

2.2 Obtain and document consent following ethical and legal requirements

2.3 Select appropriate materials and equipment for the procedure

3. Perform procedure

3.1 Position the patient comfortably for the procedure

3.2 Explain participation required from the patient during the procedure using language that is easily understood

3.3 Carry out procedure in accordance with the treatment plan

3.4 Use equipment for the procedure correctly and in accordance with relevant guidelines

3.5 Prepare materials in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions

3.6 Complete documentation as required

4. Evaluate procedure and instruct patient

4.1 Discuss oral hygiene and maintenance instructions of the removable dental prosthesis with the patient or carer

4.2 Provide clear advice on follow up treatment required to patient or carer

4.3 Reach mutual agreement that all outcomes of the treatment have been fulfilled