Basic Users Cone Beam CT (CBCT) Course: Level II – ADA 2014

Oct 12, 2014

This two-day course, a continuation of level I, will cover head and neck anatomy, the principles of interpretation, how to review a CBCT volume, guidelines for prescribing CBCT surveys, and using CBCT imaging to enhance patient safety. Participants will review the tools necessary for image manipulation via a hands-on software exercise and receive 20 CE credit hours upon course completion.

After this course, you will be able to:

-Identify 3-D anatomy in the cervical region, paranasal sinuses and base of skull

-Apply the principles of interpretation and systematically review a CBCT volume

-Understand the risks posed by CBCT technology/ionizing radiation and how to minimize exposure

-Understand what DICOM (digital imaging and communications in medicine) is and how to use it

-Review selection criteria and reporting

INSTRUCTORS

Maria Mora
DDS, MS
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Christos Angelopoulos
DDS, MS
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Allan Farman
BDS, MBA, PhD
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Alan Lurie
DDS, PhD
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Dale Miles
DDS, MS
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