White and Pharoah's Oral Radiology

White and Pharoah's Oral Radiology

Principles and Interpretation

8th Edition - May 22, 2018

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  • Authors: Sanjay Mallya, Ernest Lam
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323543842
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323543835

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Written specifically for dentists, White and Pharoah’s Oral Radiology: Principles and Interpretation 8th Edition incorporates over 1,500 high-quality radiographic images and illustrations to demonstrate core concepts and essential principles and techniques of oral and maxillofacial radiology. The new edition of this bestselling book delivers with state-of-the-art information on oral radiology principles and techniques, and image interpretation. Dental student will gain a solid foundation in radiation physics, radiation biology, and radiation safety and protection before introducing including specialized techniques such as MRI and CT. As well, students will learn how to recognize the key radiographic features of pathologic conditions and interpret radiographs accurately. The 8th edition also includes new chapters on Radiologic Anatomy, Beyond 3D Imaging, and Diseases Affecting the Structure of Bone. A practical guide to using today’s technology, this unique text helps your students provide state-of-the-art care!

Key Features

  • Over 1,500 high quality dental radiographs, full color photos, and illustrations clearly demonstrate core concepts and reinforce the essential principles and techniques of oral and maxillofacial radiology.
  • Updated Extensive coverage of all aspects of oral and maxillofacial radiology includes the entire predoctoral curriculum.
  • A wide array of radiographic images including advanced imaging such as MRI and CT.
  • 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.
  • Expert contributors include many authors with worldwide reputations.
  • Case studies apply imaging concepts to real-world scenarios.

Table of Contents

  • Part I: Foundations 
    1. Physics
    2. Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation   
    3. Safety and Protection
    Part II: Imaging
    4. Digital Imaging
    5. Film Imaging 
    6. Projection Geometry 
    7. Intraoral Projections 
    8. Cephalometric and Skull Imaging  
    9. Panoramic Imaging   
    10. Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Volume Acquisition 
    11. Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Volume Preparation
    12. Radiologic Anatomy    
    13. Other Imaging Modalities
    14. Beyond Three-Dimensional Imaging
    15.  Dental Implants   
    16.  Quality Assurance and Infection Control
    17.  Prescribing Diagnostic Imaging 

    Part III: Interpretation
    18. Principles of Radiographic Interpretation   
    19. Dental Caries   
    20. Periodontal Diseases 
    21. Dental Anomalies
    22. Inflammatory Disease 
    23. Cysts   
    24. Benign Tumors and Neoplasms  
    25. Diseases Affecting the Structure of Bone 
    26. Malignant  Neoplasms 
    27. Trauma  
    28. Paranasal Sinus Diseases 
    29. Craniofacial Anomalies
    30. Temporomandibular Joint Abnormalities 
    31. Soft Tissue Calcifications and Ossifications 
    32. Salivary Gland Diseases 

    Part IV : Other Applications
    33. Forensics

Product details

  • No. of pages: 672
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Mosby 2018
  • Published: May 22, 2018
  • Imprint: Mosby
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323543842
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323543835

About the Authors

Sanjay Mallya

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair of the Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Associate Professor, Residency Program Director (Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology) UCLA School of Dentistry.

Ernest Lam

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Dr. Lloyd and Mrs. Kay Chapman Chair in Clinical Sciences, Graduate Program Director and Head, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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