Pocket Atlas of Dental Radiology (Paperback)
Thieme Medical Publishers, 9781588903358, 342pp.
Publication Date: May 23, 2007
An up-to-date presentation of modern dental radiologyToday it is impossible to even imagine an examination of the teeth and their supporting alveolar bone without the use of radiographs. This highly informative and easy-to-read book provides a myriad of problem-solving tips concerning the fundamentals of radiographic technique, quality assurance, image processing, radiographic anatomy and radiographic diagnosis. Rapid access to information, easy learning and a time-saving grasp of new knowledge are also possible through perusal of this book. The dental practice team will find this book to be a rapid consultant source, which will provide practical methods for the incorporation of new techniques into daily practice.A finely-tuned didactic concept:- Everything pertaining to each topical concept is printed compactly on each double page: On the left, a concisely formulated but highly instructive text, on the righ, informative illustrations including photographs and diagrams.Main topics include:- Examination strategies, radiation safety, quality assurance- Conventional and digital radiographic techniques- Radiographic anatomy: Solving problems of object localization- Recent research with conventional radiography, CT, MRI etc.- Normal variations and pathologic conditions as viewed in radiographs.A small book that behaves like a huge one! Perfect for students, practicing dentists and dental hygienists.