Principles of Dental Imaging / Edition 2

Principles of Dental Imaging / Edition 2

by Robert P. Langlais, John Preece
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781729653

ISBN-13: 9780781729659

Pub. Date: 05/01/2002

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…  See more details below

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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:
9780781729659
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
05/01/2002
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents


I: CONCEPTS OF RADIOLOGIC IMAGING

Introduction to Dental Radiology

1. Production of X-Rays

2. The X-Ray Machine, Attenuation, and Recording of Radiographic Images

3. Diagnostic Quality of Dental Radiographs

II: RADIOGRAPHIC TECHNIQUES AND PROCEDURES

4. Radiographic Infection Control Procedures

5. Intraoral Radiographic Techniques

6. Processing and Film Mounting Procedures

7. Analysis of Errors and Artifacts

8. Quality Assurance and Legal Aspects

III: PANORAMIC AND SPECIAL IMAGING TECHNIQUES

9. Concepts of Panoramic Radiography

10. Troubleshooting Panoramic Techniques

11. Special Imaging Techniques and Digital Radiography

IV: RADIATION HEALTH

12. Radiation Biology

13. Radiologic Health and Protection

V: RADIOLOGIC IMAGING INTERPRETATION

14. Normal Intraoral Radiographic Anatomy

15. Radiologic Diagnosis of Periodontal Disease

16. Abnormalities of Teeth

17. Radiologic Diagnosis of Caries

18. Radiologic Diagnosis of Periapical Disease

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