Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation / Edition 5

Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation / Edition 5

by Stuart C. White, Michael J. Pharoah
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323020011

ISBN-13: 9780323020015

Pub. Date: 12/02/2003

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Featuring a straightforward, clear presentation of oral and maxillofacial radiology, the 5th edition of Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation covers the basic principles of radiation physics, radiation biology, radiation safety and protection, imaging techniques, and radiographic interpretation of pathology, all under one cover. Inside you will find more than

Overview

Featuring a straightforward, clear presentation of oral and maxillofacial radiology, the 5th edition of Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation covers the basic principles of radiation physics, radiation biology, radiation safety and protection, imaging techniques, and radiographic interpretation of pathology, all under one cover. Inside you will find more than 1,000 high-quality radiographs and illustrations, an extensive selection of specialized imaging techniques such as MRI and CT, a comprehensive discussion of radiographic interpretation and pathologic conditions, and much more. The 5th edition of this best-selling text offers practical guidance for providing state-of-the-art care, as well as insights on evaluating the efficacy of future developments in the rapidly changing field of oral and maxillofacial radiology. It's everything you need to know, whether you're a beginning student or a seasoned professional looking to keep your skills sharp.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323020015
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/02/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
760
Product dimensions:
8.76(w) x 11.12(h) x 1.29(d)

Table of Contents

Part IThe Physics of Ionizing Radiation
1Radiation Physics3
Part IIBiologic Effects of Radiation
2Radiation Biology25
Part IIIRadiation Safety and Protection
3Health Physics47
Part IVImaging Principles and Techniques
4X-Ray Film, Intensifying Screens, and Grids71
5Projection Geometry86
6Processing X-Ray Film94
7Radiographic Quality Assurance and Infection Control110
8Intraoral Radiographic Examinations121
9Normal Radiographic Anatomy166
10Panoramic Imaging191
11Extraoral Radiographic Examinations210
12Digital Imaging225
13Specialized Radiographic Techniques245
14Guidelines for Prescribing Dental Radiographs265
Part VRadiographic Interpretation of Pathology
15Principles of Radiographic Interpretation281
16Dental Caries297
17Periodontal Diseases314
18Dental Anomalies330
19Inflammatory Lesions of the Jaws366
20Cysts of the Jaws384
21Benign Tumors of the Jaws410
22Malignant Diseases of the Jaws458
23Diseases of Bone Manifested in the Jaws485
24Systemic Diseases Manifested in the Jaws516
25Diagnostic Imaging of the Temporomandibular Joint538
26Paranasal Sinuses576
27Soft Tissue Calcification and Ossification597
28Trauma to Teeth and Facial Structures615
29Developmental Disturbances of the Face and Jaws639
30Salivary Gland Radiology658
31Orofacial Implants677

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