Radiology for Dental Auxiliaries / Edition 7

Radiology for Dental Auxiliaries / Edition 7

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by Herbert H. Frommer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0323006493

ISBN-13: 9780323006491

Pub. Date: 10/28/2000

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Radiology for Dental Auxiliaries presents the basic principles of clinical radiology for students in dental hygiene and dental assisting programs. This well-established, comprehensive textbook also provides a good review for the interpretation of radiographs and trouble-shooting errors for practicing hygienists and assistants. Topics include: basic x-ray

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Radiology for Dental Auxiliaries presents the basic principles of clinical radiology for students in dental hygiene and dental assisting programs. This well-established, comprehensive textbook also provides a good review for the interpretation of radiographs and trouble-shooting errors for practicing hygienists and assistants. Topics include: basic x-ray generation, image formation, film mounting, biologic effects of radiation, lesions, infection control, film processing and interpretation, intraoral and extraoral techniques, panoramic radiography, patient management, and legal considerations

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323006491
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/28/2000
Edition description:
Study Guide
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.58(w) x 10.94(h) x 0.38(d)

Table of Contents

Ionizing radiation and basic principles of X-ray generation
Image formation
Image receptors
Biologic effects of radiation
Radiation protection
Film processingthe darkroom
Infection control
Intraoral technique: the paralleling method
Accessory radiographic techniques: bisecting technique, occlusal projections
Panoramic radiography
Extraoral radiographic techniques
Digital radiography
Newer imaging systems
Patient management and special problems
Film mounting and radiographic anatomy
Radiographic interpretation: caries and periodontal disease
Pulpal and periapical lesions
Developmental disturbances of teeth and bone
Bone and other lesions
Legal considerations

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