What is included with this book?
Interpretation Basics of Cone Beam Computed Tomography is an easy-to-use guide to Cone Beam CT technology for general dental practitioners and dental students. It covers normal anatomy, common anatomical variants, and incidental findings that practitioners must be familiar with when interpreting CBCT scans. In addition to functioning as an identification guide, the book presents and discusses sample reports illustrating how to use this information in day-to-day clinical practice.
Organized by anatomical regions, the book is easy to navigate and features multiple images of examples discussed. It also includes a valuable section on legal issues surrounding this new technology, essential for informed and appropriate use.
Shawneen M. Gonzalez, D.D.S., M.S., is Assistant Professor and Director of the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Clinic in the College of Dentistry at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Lincoln, Nebraska. She teaches multiple clinical and didactic oral radiology courses at UNMC, and her research focuses on CBCT uses and education methods of oral and maxillofacial radiology.
Chapter 1. Introduction to Cone Beam Computed Tomography
Chapter 2. Legal Issues Concerning Cone Beam Computed Tomography
Chapter 3. Paranasal Sinuses and Mastoid Air Cells
Chapter 4. Nasal Cavity and Airway
Chapter 5. Cranial Skull Base
Chapter 6. Soft Tissue of the Brain and Orbits
Chapter 7. Cervical Spine and Soft Tissues of the Neck
Chapter 8. Temporomandibular Joints
Chapter 9. Implants