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Dental Assistant

Dental Radiography - (10508103)

Credits:   2.00
 

Description:

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. COREQUISITES: 10508101 Dental Health Safety and 10508304 Dental and General Anatomy.

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Summer 2014   06/02/2014 TO 07/25/2014
Fall 2014   08/18/2014 TO 12/16/2014
Spring 2015   01/12/2015 TO 05/13/2015