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Catalog Number: 10508103
Prepares dental auxiliary students to operate x-ray units and expose bitewing, periapical, extra oral, and occlusal radiographs. Emphasis is placed on protection against x-ray hazards. Students also process, mount, and evaluate radiographs for diagnostic value. In this course students demonstrate competency on a manikin. In addition, students expose bitewing radiographs on a peer, role-play patient. Students gain further experience in exposing radiographs on patients in the clinical portion of their program. This course also provides the background in radiographic theory required for students to make informed decisions and adjustments.
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|Fall 2017||08/28/2017 TO 12/21/2017|
|Spring 2018||01/22/2018 TO 05/17/2018|
|Summer 2018||06/11/2018 TO 08/03/2018|