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Systematic Interpretation of Common Dental Radiographs Episode 10: Infections of the Jaw

Dr. Bob Wood returns for the 10th episode of the series of video presentations to help clinicians systematically review and interpret radiographs. 

Using real clinical cases and films, Dr. Wood takes a deep dive into using the observation checklist to enhance radiographic interpretation skills and identify infections of the jaw.

In this presentation, Dr. Wood discusses cases involving types of infections of the jaw. 

  • Overall degree of radiopacity and radiolucency.
  • Anatomical position of the area of interest. 
  • Estimate of the origin, centre, epicentre. 
  • Border, periphery, margin of area of interest. 
  • Internal structure of area of interest.
  • Effect on adjacent structure.

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CDA Oasis Team

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1 Comment

  1. Harinder Sandhu September 21, 2019

    Hello John:

    I have gone through all videos by Dr. Wood. Amazingly well done and focused me again on how should I look at radiographs. My sincerest thanks to Dr. Wood. You have transformed the journal. Congratulations.

    Harinder Sandhu


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