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Panoramic radiographs provide an image of both jaws and the dentition in a single film. Accurate patient positioning is critical to ensure a diagnostic panoramic image. This course will address the proper steps to obtain a proper panoramic image. Participants will learn panoramic anatomy, case-based interpretation of panoramic radiographs, and commonly seen errors.
›› Understand the steps required to take a proper panoramic radiograph and be able to identify and correct errors
›› Review real and ghost formations
›› Understand normal panoramic anatomy
›› Interpret panoramic images for proper diagnostic information in radiographs
›› Identify carotid artery calcifications on panoramic radiographs