Radiographic Imaging for the Dental Team

By

  • Dale Miles, BA, DDS, MS, FRCD, Arizone School of Dentristy & Oral Health
  • Margot Van Dis, DDS, MS, Associate Dean for Education and Student Affairs, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, IN
  • Gail Williamson, RDH, MS, Associate Professor, Department of Oral Surgery, Medicine and Pathology, Indiana University, School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, IN
  • Catherine Jensen, RDH, MHE, Former Director, Southern Illinois Mobile X-Ray Company, Makanda, IL

Fully revised and up to date, the 4th edition of this trusted, all-in-one work-text helps you effectively acquire, process, and review dental radiographs and ensure successful patient outcomes. Learn and apply essential imaging techniques with ease while staying up-to-date on the latest technology and the most current practices in dental radiography. Concise, easy-to-read chapters detail the complete spectrum of radiographic imaging, supported by valuable review material to help you solidify your understanding of key concepts and prepare for professional success!
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Book information

  • Published: October 2008
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-6004-8

Reviews

"The book is clearly written...there is much to commend this book for those involved with dental radiography."
Dental Update, 2009



Table of Contents

1. Intraoral Imaging Techniques

2. Image Processing and Quality Assurance

3. Film Mounting and Normal Radiographic Anatomy

4. X Ray Properties and the Generation of X Rays

5. Radiation Biology and Protection

6. Image Characteristics

7. Digital Imaging

8. Panoramic Imaging

9. Technique/Processing Errors and Troubleshooting

10. Accessory Radiographic Techniques and Patient Management

11. Extraoral, Specialized, and Implant Imaging

12. Basics of Interpretation: Normal versus Abnormal and Common Radiographic Presentation of Lesions