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Oral Radiology

Principles and Interpretation

With more than 1,000 high-quality radiographs and illustrations, this bestselling book visually demonstrates the basic principles of oral and maxillofacial radiology as well as effective clinical application. You’ll be able to diagnose and treat patients effectively with the coverage of imaging techniques, including specialized techniques such as MRI and CT, and the comprehensive discussion of the radiographic interpretation of pathology. The book also covers radiation physics, radiation biology, and radiation safety and protection — helping you provide state-of-the-art care!

Book, 656 Pages

Published: September 2008

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-09371-2


  • Part I The Physics of Ionizing Radiation

    1. Radiation Physics

    Part II Biological Effects of Radiation

    2. Radiobiology

    Part III Radiation Safety and Protection

    3. Radiation Safety and Protection

    Part IV Imaging Principles and Techniques

    4. Projection Geometry

    5. X-ray film, Intensifying Screens, and Grids

    6. Processing X-Ray Film

    7. Digital Imaging

    8. Radiographic Quality Assurance and Infection Control

    9. Intraoral Radiographic Examinations

    10. Normal Radiographic Anatomy

    11. Panoramic Imaging

    12. Extraoral Radiographic Examinations

    13. Advanced Imaging

    14. NEW!Cone Beam Computed Tomography

    15. Guidelines for Prescribing Dental Radiographs

    Part V Radiographic Interpretation of Pathology

    16. Principles of Radiographic Interpretation

    17. Dental Caries

    18. Periodontal Diseases

    19. Dental Anomalies

    20. Inflammations Lesions of the Jaws

    21. Cysts of the Jaws

    22. Benign Tumors of the Jaws

    23. Malignant Disease of the Jaws

    24. Bone Diseases Manifested in the Jaws

    25. Systemic Diseases Manifested in the Jaws

    26. Diagnostic Imaging of the Temporomandibular Joint

    27. Paranasal Sinuses

    28. Soft Tissue Calcifications and Ossifications

    29. Trauma to Teeth and Facial Structures

    30. Developmental Disturbances of the Face and Jaws

    31. Salivary Gland Radiology

    32. Orofacial Implants


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