2012-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
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2012-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DH 215 - Radiology with Lab

Prerequisites: sophomore status, DH 214 , DH 220  This course is an extension of the clinical course sequence and concentrates on the role of radiographs in the diagnosis and treatment of oral diseases. Course content includes concepts of radiation history, radiation physics, radiation biology, radiation protection, dental X-ray equipment, image characteristics, safety, and film processing. This course encompasses introductory and advanced dental radiographic procedures including exposure and technique errors, radiographic interpretration, occlusal and localization techniques, normal anatomy, panoramic imaging, extraoral radiography, and digital radiography. 3 credits