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February 24, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomography

Certify me,certify you blues – it needs to be pervasively pandemic

by ken

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February 24, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomographyOrthodontics

The Use of Cone Beam Computed Tomography for the Evaluation of Pathology, Developmental Anomalies and Traumatic Injuries Relevant to Orthodontics

by ken

Image via CrunchBase Byung-Cheol Kanga, Suk-Ja Yoonb, Jae-Seo Leec, Wisam Al-Rawid, J. Martin Palomoe YOU TUBE – plug link in your browserhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hTf9ph3Gsjk The objective of this work is to illustrate pathologic conditions relevant to orthodontists who use dental cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) images. A

February 20, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomographyDigital radiographyEndodonticsGeneral NewsTradeshows

Certify me, certify you blues – And one I sneaked in cuz the server got wonky – called Case Reports wanted from Canadian dentists

by ken

From Dr. Bicuspid PreXion offers lower radiation CBCT system By DrBicuspid Staff February 18, 2011 — PreXion plans to showcase its new 3D cone-beam CT (CBCT) system, the PreXion3D Elite with CLEARimage scanning technology, at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting next week. The

February 17, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomography

Certify me, certify you blues, PART – it never ends.

by ken

SEE ME: files.me.com/ken.serota160/cuglvy FEEL ME: US site: http://www.kodakdental.com/en/digital-imaging/extraoral-3d-imaging/9000/clinical-cases.aspx TOUCH ME: Canada site: http://ca.kodakdental.com/en/digital-imaging/extraoral-3d-imaging/9000/clinical-cases.aspx HEAL ME: As may or may not be apparent, depending on whether my family are the only folks reading these cbCT postings, I find the need to

February 7, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomography

Certified ‘in camera’, or online with an expanding archive, accessible by search engine…which is most effective longterm? Worthy of your comments.

by ken
January 25, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomography

Certify me, certify you blues – Part Deux

by ken

There is the sublime, there is the ridiculous and there is the landscape entrez les deux…..you decide.

December 22, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomographyDigital radiography

Purrhlee klynykul – ROOT FRACTURE DU JOUR

by ken
December 17, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

AAOMR president: NY Times CBCT article hits the mark

by ken

From Dr. Bicuspid – December 17, 2010 — The November 23 New York Times article by Walt Bogdanich and Jo Craven McGinty is to be welcomed as it poses questions that are relevant to the safety of the most susceptible of our population,

November 28, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

It’s becoming a Sarah Palinesque Disinformation Age

by ken

First read the obscene and misguided article in the NY Times on cbCT  http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/23/us/23scan.html?pagewanted=1&_r=2&hp Then realize that once again, they are mixing a DelMontre cocktail of apples, kiwi and mango and calling it truth……..

November 23, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

It never rains, but what it pours

by ken

There are two potentially cataclysmic events today……the first is the possibility that Bristol Palin may win Dancing with the Stars and in all candour, the Decline and Fall of the American Empire must then be written by someone from Fox

November 10, 2010 News Digital radiography

AAOMR, AAE issue guidance for CBCT use in endodontics

by ken

From Dr. Bicuspid: November 8, 2010 — The American Association of Endodontists (AAE) and the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (AAOMR) have jointly developed a position statement on the use of cone-beam CT (CBCT) in endodontics. This document, which will be

November 8, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

The war on small FOV cbCT continues unabated

by ken

Each province in Canada and each State in the U.S. regulates the use of equipment that produces ionizing radiation within their own geographical areas.  Although federal guidelines exist in each country, the provinces and states interpret and regulate based on those guidelines in different ways. The

October 26, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

Do we really need to be certified to use small FOV cbCT?

by ken

Why only in Ontario……………? Simple question, simple answer would be appreciated.Follow the images – NO APPARENT LESION IN 2D………..

October 11, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

Now THAT’S what I’m talking about

by ken

By this point, it should be apparent that the ongoing failure of HARP and it’s co-conspirators to get their act together in regard to ensuring the standard of care in diagnosis is raised by enabling the folks in Ontario to

October 6, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

What it was, what it is, what it shall be……..Part Deux

by ken

cbCT………why are they making us wait in Ontario, where is the JUST SOCIETY – Pierre, where are ya lad when we needs ya eh?  Nine provinces, ubiquitous access, no certification… …..Ontario – foot dragging central, classroom rather than web-based certification………would

September 4, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

Where or rather who is Waldo?

by ken

What’s your diagnosis doctor; what’s your treatment plan? Related articles by Zemanta Facebook Places knows where Waldo is! (scottpaterson.org)

August 9, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

Conebeam tomography – we hardly knew yee laddie…

by ken

http://www.conebeam.com/home Shhhh if you’re from Ontario – don’t tell anyone that you’re reading this or more importantly, checking out the blog ….especially the case study section because learning to use cbCT online isn’t how you’re going to be certified in

July 16, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

But not for everyone in Ontario……problematic, pathetic or pity..

by ken

I have no affiliation with any product being shown in this You Tube video.  I find it unconscionable that I cannot purchase and use small FOV cbCT in my Ontario office to facilitate diagnosis at a level consistent with nine

July 14, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

J’Accuse*

by ken

Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) is the most important diagnostic tool to be afforded dental diagnosis since Professor Roentgen published his paper, “On A New Kind of Rays” in 1895.  Although many have been quick to see the value of CBCT and have