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What Exactly is CBCT and What Does One Need to Know Before Use or Purchase?

What Exactly is CBCT and What Does One Need to Know Before Use or Purchase?

What Exactly is CBCT and What Does One Need to Know Before Use or Purchase?

Dr. James Mah
Dr. James Mah
on behalf of Dental Town

$36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00

$36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00

$ 36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00
$ 36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00
Normal Price: $36.00 $36.00

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Launch date: 08 Mar 2017
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Last updated: 08 Mar 2017

Reference: 170674

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Description

This course covers all aspects of advances, features, and technology of CBCT devices and gives a comprehensive understanding of this important device in dentistry. This course is extremely helpful to potential cone-beam CT purchasers and users as well as all dental professionals. It focuses on key decisions relating to appropriate field of view and imaging needs and goals. A discussion of technical performance details is provided to allow for comparison between devices. Key topics include: 1) Major Advances and New Features of CBCT Devices 2) Factors in your practice that may influence your decision 3) Field of View Differences 4) Performance Specifications of CBCT Devices 5) Factors influencing X-ray Resolution 6) Image Quality Parameters 7) When to Purchase a CBCT?

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Objectives
Describe the various fields of view of cone-beam CT devices Understand the relationship between field of view and image resolution Discuss practice parameters that may influence the decision to purchase a cone-beam CT device Understand performance specifications of cone-beam CT devices Understand factors which influence X-ray resolution
Dr. James Mah

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Dr. James Mah
on behalf of Dental Town

Dr. James Mah is a Clinical Professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. His research is focused on 3-Dimensional imaging and modeling for the purposes of diagnosis, treatment planning and therapeutics as well as anthropology and forensics. He has been involved in the research and development of 3-D facial imaging devices, intra-oral scanners, CAD/CAM applications in dentistry and cone-beam CT scanners. He obtained his Doctorate of Dental Surgery, Master of Science degrees and his Certificate of Specialization in Orthodontics from the University of Alberta. Following he graduated from Harvard Medical School with a Doctorate of Medical Science degree and completed a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the Department of Orthopaedics at Children’s Hospital, Boston. Dr. Mah has authored numerous publications, textbooks, and book chapters and regularly presents nationally and internationally. In addition, his work has been featured in the Los Angeles Times, The National Post, Tech TV and Men’s Health. He also reviews for the Journal of Clinical Orthodontics, the American Journal of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics and other dental journals.

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This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • Academy of General Dentistry (PACE)
  • 1.50 Hours

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