Key Features

  • An easy-to-follow format simplifies the key radiographic features of each pathologic condition, including location, periphery, shape, internal structure, and effects on surrounding structures — placed in context with clinical features, differential diagnosis, and management.
  • UPDATED information addresses the etiology and diagnosis of diseases and pathologic conditions in the orofacial region.
  • Updated coverage of all aspects of oral radiology includes the entire predoctoral curriculum.
  • A wide array of radiographs including advanced imaging such as MRI and CT.
  • Hundreds of drawings are updated and rendered in full color.
  • Case studies apply imaging concepts to real-world scenarios.
  • Expert contributors include many authors with worldwide reputations.
  • Chapter bibliographies and suggested readings make it easier to conduct further research.

Table of Contents

Part I: Foundations 
1. Physics  
2. Biology 
3. Safety and Protection
Part II: Imaging
4. Digital Imaging
5. Film Imaging
6. Projection Geometry 
7. Intraoral Projections
8. Intraoral Anatomy
9. Extraoral Projections
10. Panoramic Imaging
11. CBCT Volume Acquisition
12. CBCT Volume Preparation
13. CBCT Anatomy  NEW! 
14. Other Imaging Modalities
15. Quality Assurance and Infection Control
16. Prescribing Diagnostic Imaging
Part III: Interpretation
17. Principles
18. Caries 
19. Periodontal Diseases
20. Inflammatory Disease
21. Cysts
22. Benign Tumors
23. Other Bone Diseases
24. Malignant Diseases
25. Systemic Diseases
26. Paranasal Sinus Diseases
27. Temporomandibular Joint Abnormalities
28. Soft Tissue Calcifications and Ossifications
29. Salivary Gland Diseases
30. Trauma
31. Dental Anomalies
32. Craniofacial Anomalies
Part IV: Other Applications
33. Implants
34. Forensics  NEW!

Details

No. of pages:
696
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323226615
eBook ISBN:
9780323171328
eBook ISBN:
9780323096348
Print ISBN:
9780323096331

About the authors

Stuart White

Affiliations and Expertise

Distinguished Professor, Section of Oral and Maxilofacial Radiology, University of California, School of Dentistry, Center for Health Sciences, Los Angeles, CA

Michael Pharoah

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Radiology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada