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Providing a treatment of the use of radiology in dental
diagnosis, this handbook and introductory text includes information on both
the relevant scientific theories and practical clinical procedures.
Particular attention is paid to the history of the practice, the biological
effects of radiation, dental X-ray file and processing techniques,
radiographic anatomy and mounting radiographs, intra- oral techniques,
extra-oral techniques, the radiographer's role, and radiographic
interpretation. Radiographs, diagrams, tables, and photographs provide
illustrations of the ideas and techniques described.Book News, Inc.®,
Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE. Text of clinical
procedures practiced in the modern dental office. Features include 93 new
radiographs, diagrams, tables, and photographs, objectives and key terms for
each chapter, and review questions at the end of chapters. For students.
Halftone and two-tone illustrations. Previous edition: c1999. Softcover.
DNLM: Radiography, Dental.
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Revised and updated to include the latest trends in research and clinical
methods, the seventh edition of Essentials of Dental Radiography for
Dental Assistants and Hygienists presents a clearly written
treatment of one of the most important techniques used in dental diagnosis.
Providing a balance of both essential fundamental theories and the
day-to-day clinical procedures practiced in the office, it is an in-depth
introduction to dental radiography.
- 93 new radiographs, diagrams, tables and photographs.
- Revised writing style is clear and easy to understand.
- Chapters organized into eight manageable sections.
- Objectives and Key Terms begin each chapter.
- Chapter-ending review questions with answers.