Digital Advanced Radiology
4 hours, by appointment
Prior radiology certification is required to take this course.
Digital radiography offers the advantages of instant access, easy transmission, and manipulation of images to optimize brightness and contrast. This course offers an overview of the different types of digital imaging, including the CCD, CMOS, and PSP systems.
Participants will learn sensor placement and infection control procedures while using digital sensors, image enhancement techniques, and tips for troubleshooting errors on digital images. Participants will be able to take intraoral digital images on DXTTR and receive hands-on experience with image enhance¬ment. Participants will observe intraoral and panoramic digital radiography procedures on patients in the radiology patient treatment center.