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Author Iannucci, Joen.

Title Dental Radiography - E-Book : Principles and Techniques.

Published Saintt Louis : Elsevier - Health Sciences Division, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
Edition 5th ed.
Physical description 1 online resource (482 pages)
Series Elsevier ClinicalKey Medical Education Dental
Contents Front Cover; Inside Front Cover; Dental Radiography; Copyright Page; Dedications; Reviewers; Preface; About This Edition; New to This Edition; About Evolve; For the Student; For the Instructor; Workbook and Laboratory Manual; From the Authors; Acknowledgments; Table Of Contents; I Radiation Basics; 1 Radiation History; Learning Objectives; Dentistry and X-Radiation; Basic Terminology; Importance of Dental Images; Discovery of X-Radiation; Roentgen and the Discovery of X-rays; Earlier Experimentation; Pioneers in Dental X-Radiation; History of Dental X-Ray Equipment.
History of Dental X-Ray FilmHistory of Dental Radiographic Techniques; History of Dental Digital Imaging; Summary; Bibliography; Quiz Questions; Matching; Ordering; Essay; 2 Radiation Physics; Learning Objectives; Fundamental Concepts; Atomic and Molecular Structure; Atomic Structure; Nucleus.; Electrons.; Molecular Structure; Ionization, Radiation, and Radioactivity; Ionization; Radiation and Radioactivity; Ionizing Radiation; Particulate Radiation; Electromagnetic Radiation; Particle concept.; Wave concept.; X-Radiation; X-Ray Machine; Component Parts; Control Panel; Extension Arm; Tubehead.
X-Ray TubeLeaded-Glass Housing; Cathode; Anode; X-Ray Generating Apparatus; Electricity and Electrical Currents; Circuits; Transformers; Production of X-Radiation; Production of Dental X-Rays; Types of X-Rays Produced; General Radiation; Characteristic Radiation; Definitions of X-Radiation; Interactions of X-Radiation; No Interaction; Absorption of Energy and Photoelectric Effect; Compton Scatter; Coherent Scatter; Summary; Bibliography; Quiz Questions; Multiple Choice; Identification; Multiple Choice; Identification; Multiple Choice; Identification; 3 Radiation Characteristics.
Learning ObjectivesX-Ray Beam Quality; Voltage and Kilovoltage; Density and Kilovoltage; Contrast and Kilovoltage; Exposure Time and Kilovoltage; X-Ray Beam Quantity; Amperage and Milliamperage; Density and Milliamperage; Exposure Time and Milliamperage; Exposure Factor Tips; X-Ray Beam Intensity; Kilovoltage; Milliamperage; Exposure Time; Distance; Inverse Square Law; Half-Value Layer; Summary; Bibliography; Quiz Questions; Multiple Choice; 4 Radiation Biology; Learning Objectives; Radiation Injury; Mechanisms of Injury; Ionization; Free Radical Formation; Theories of Radiation Injury.
Direct TheoryIndirect Theory; Dose-Response Curve; Stochastic and Nonstochastic Radiation Effects; Sequence of Radiation Injury; Determining Factors for Radiation Injury; Radiation Effects; Short-Term and Long-Term Effects; Somatic and Genetic Effects; Radiation Effects on Cells; Radiation Effects on Tissues and Organs; Radiation Measurements; Units of Measurement; Exposure Measurement; Dose Measurement; Dose Equivalent Measurement; Measurements Used in Dental Imaging; Radiation Risks; Sources of Radiation Exposure; Risk and Risk Estimates; Dental Radiation and Exposure Risks; Risk Elements.
Notes Thyroid gland.
Other author Howerton, Laura Jansen.
Elsevier issuing body.
Subject Electronic books.
ISBN 9780323297431