Bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene (Rovereto)

Pathology and general dentistry - ELEMENTI DI RADIODIAGNOSTICA PER IMMAGINI E RADIOPROTEZIONE

Course code
4S000294
Name of lecturer
Fabio Zanella
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/36 - IMAGING AND RADIOTHERAPY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
ROVERETO
Period
CLID ROV 1 ANNO 2 SEM dal Mar 5, 2018 al Apr 30, 2018.

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Learning outcomes

Course objectives To acquire knowledge on the main diagnostic tests useful for images in dentistry, with emphasis on the physical principles of energy used, the side effects, methods of imaging. Knowing the signs of the various investigations. Learn the basics of anatomy and radiological semiotics. Familiarize yourself with the imaging of diseases of interest such as caries, periapical lesions, cysts, tumors, traumatic injuries. Learn the principles of radiation protection of patients and caregivers.

Syllabus

Program of the course Diagnostic imaging: introduction. The X-ray Image formation: exposure factors and radio-geometrical factors Detectors of analog and digital picture. Scanning images. Methods of Imaging : Radiology intraoral, Orthopantomography, Cephalometry, - Computerized Axial Tomography, Dentascan, Cone Beam CT, Ultrasound, Magnetic Resonance Basic principles of Radiographic Anatomy. Basic principles of semiotics Radiographic. Imaging of specific disorders: Carie, Periapical lesions, Cystic lesions, Traumatic lesions, Tumour Imaging of the temporomandibular joint. Radiation Protection in Dentistry.

Assessment methods and criteria

written test and eventual oral examination

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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