Principles of Dental Imaging / Edition 1

Principles of Dental Imaging / Edition 1

by Olaf E. Langland, Robert P. Langlais
     
 

ISBN-10: 0683182412

ISBN-13: 9780683182415

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins


This new edition successfully combines elements of radiographic technique with interpretation information for readers. Five sections cover the concepts of radiologic imaging, radiographic techniques and procedures, special imaging techniques, radiation health, and assessment and interpretation. Based on the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology guidelines published by

Overview


This new edition successfully combines elements of radiographic technique with interpretation information for readers. Five sections cover the concepts of radiologic imaging, radiographic techniques and procedures, special imaging techniques, radiation health, and assessment and interpretation. Based on the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology guidelines published by the American Association of Dental Schools, this unique book features numerous high-quality photographs, radiographs, and line drawings. New information on digital radiography, radiation health, periodontal disease, and image assessment is included, as well as chapter review questions, case-based questions, and workshop and laboratory exercises. To help readers prepare for certification, sample multiple-choice and case-based questions for the National and State Board Certification Examinations are also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683182415
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
467
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the First Editionvii
Preface to the Second Editionix
Acknowledgmentsx
Contributorsxiii
Section 1Concepts of Radiologic Imaging
Chapter 0Introduction to Dental Radiology3
Chapter 1Production of X-Rays15
Chapter 2The X-Ray Machine, Attenuation, and Recording of Radiographic Images31
Chapter 3Diagnostic Quality of Dental Radiographs51
Section 2Radiographic Techniques and Procedures
Chapter 4Radiographic Infection Control Procedures69
Chapter 5Intraoral Radiographic Techniques85
Chapter 6Processing and Film Mounting Procedures139
Chapter 7Analysis of Errors and Artifacts155
Chapter 8Quality Assurance and Legal Aspects179
Section 3Panoramic and Special Imaging Techniques
Chapter 9Concepts of Panoramic Radiography201
Chapter 10Troubleshooting Panoramic Techniques219
Chapter 11Special Imaging Techniques259
Section 4Radiation Health
Chapter 12Radiation Biology299
Chapter 13Radiologic Health and Protection315
Section 5Radiologic Imaging Interpretation
Chapter 14Normal Intraoral Radiologic Anatomy333
Chapter 15Radiologic Diagnosis of Periodontal Disease357
Chapter 16Abnormalities of Teeth375
Chapter 17Radiologic Diagnosis of Caries393
Chapter 18Radiologic Diagnosis of Periapical Disease411
Glossary423
Sample National Board/State Board/Certification Examination Multiple Choice and Case-Based Questions431
Appendix 1Answers to Review and Case-Based Questions at the Ends of the Chapters445
Appendix 2Answers to Sample National Board/State Board/Certification Examination Multiple Choice and Case-Based Questions449
Index451

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