Essentials of dental radiography for dental assistants and hygienists /
Evelyn M. Thomson, Orlen N. Johnson.
edition
Tenth edition.
imprint
[New York], NY : Pearson, [2018]
description
xiii, 466 pages ; 28 cm
ISBN
013446074X, 9780134460741
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Book
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imprint
[New York], NY : Pearson, [2018]
isbn
013446074X
9780134460741
contents note
Dental radiography : historical perspective and future trends -- Characteristics and measurement of radiation -- The dental x-ray machine : components and function -- Factors affecting radiographic quality -- Effects of radiation exposure -- Radiation protection -- Dental x-ray film and processing methods -- Digital radiography and image acquisition -- Infection control -- Legal and ethical responsibilities -- Patient relations and education -- Introduction to radiographic examinations -- The periapical examination : paralleling technique -- The periapical examination : bisecting technique -- The bitewing examination -- The occlusal examination -- The panoramic examination -- Identifying and correcting undiagnostic radiographs -- Quality control and environmental safety in dental radiography -- Image orientation and introduction to interpretation -- Recognizing normal radiographic anatomy : intraoral radiographs -- Recognizing normal radiographic anatomy : panoramic radiographs -- Radiographic appearance of dental materials and foreign objects -- The use of radiographs in the detection of dental caries -- The use of radiographs in the evaluation of periodontal diseases -- Describing radiographic anomalies, lesions, and opportunistic screening -- Pediatric radiographic techniques -- Radiographic techniques for patients with special needs -- Radiographic techniques for specific oral conditions -- Supplemental and extraoral radiographic techniques -- Three-dimensional imaging.
catalogue key
11197559
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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