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August 5, 2019 News NewsOral Health

Mobile Tower Radiation Increasing Risk Of Oral Problems

by Zee News India

Radiation from mobile phone towers could be a reason for increasing oral problems in people, said a doctor at Saveetha Dental College and Hospital here on Wednesday. “The environment plays an important part in the health and oral health. Even

April 10, 2011 News Radiology

Tru-Align reduces x-ray dose by 60% – Dale Miles

by ken

Tru-Align uses rectangular collimation to reduce radiation from dental x-rays, improve dental radiograph clarity and reduce digital x-ray retakes. By following the ALARA principle, Tru-Align protects patients and professionals. Intriguing new product. Related articles The Truth About Dental X-Rays (excursives.com)

April 7, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomographyDigital radiographyRadiology

Dr. Oz Discusses Dental X-Rays And Thyroid Cancer

by ken

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March 26, 2011 News General News

A perspective on Radiation

by ken

Related articles “Japan’s nuclear reactor crisis looking more extensive and slower to resolve” and related posts (feeds.dailykos.com)

February 23, 2011 News DentoMaxilloFacialRadiology

DMFR, CSIS, FBI, NSA, CIA, KGB, FSB – which one applies to dentistry?

by ken

For those of you who haven’t been introduced to DrBicuspid as yet, you should make it a serious priority – Kathy Kincade and her team are simply the best of the best……I read her everyday as she is an important

February 23, 2011 News General News

Cell phone exposure increases brain cell activity – but NOT in Mercedes, BMW, Audi, Porsche or SUV drivers

by ken

February 22, 2011 6:06 p.m. EST The radiation emitted after 50 minutes on a mobile phone increases activity in brain cells. STORY HIGHLIGHTSBy Danielle Dellorto The study looks at how radiation from cell phones affects brain function Glucose metabolism is

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

January 30, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomography

Keep an eye on S-Ray Incorporated – cbCT may only be the beginning

by ken

One of Dr. Ken Johnson’s patients at his dental office in Corvallis, Oregon was a timber products engineer who had a painful tooth. The patient did not want an x-ray due to radiation. An x-ray would have been little benefit,

January 19, 2011 News Keeping you guessing

Ontario considers easing restrictions on dental CBCT – Huzzah, Huzzah!

by ken

COPYRIGHT DR. BICUSPIDJanuary 18, 2011 — Health officials in Ontario, Canada, are considering revising a moratorium that prohibits any dental practitioner in the province who is not also an oral radiologist to buy or install cone-beam CT (CBCT) equipment. All radiology

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 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 14, 2010 News General News

An epidemic happening in slow motion

by ken

Read at your peril………as a profession, we worried about cbCT abuse and dose over-exposure and yet, we don’t have to be certified to use cell phones…………… Visit – http://cellphonehealthfacts.com – after you’ve read below and after you’ve gulped hard several dozen times……..THINK…

November 12, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

HPA Publishes Guidance On Using Dental Scanners – Rule Britannia

by ken

From Dental Forum – Medical News Today RADIATION protection guidance for dentists using certain new types of scanners, is published by the Health Protection Agency.  In the past few years specialist dental surgeries all over the UK have been introducing

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

May 23, 2010 News Pathology

Oral Cancer Review

by ken

Almost all oral cancers start in the cells lining the oral cavity (the mouth). These cells, which are flat and scale-like, are called squamous cells. When a cancer begins in these cells, it is known as a squamous cell carcinoma.

May 17, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

Cone Beam Cases – you learn cbCT “ONLINE!”

by ken

US site: http://www.kodakdental.com/en/digital-imaging/extraoral-3d-imaging/9000/clinical-cases.aspx Canada site: http://ca.kodakdental.com/en/digital-imaging/extraoral-3d-imaging/9000/clinical-cases.aspx The proliferation of small FOV cone beam tomography for endodontics and periodontics should by all rights be in place all across Canada at this moment………only Ontario is lagging and dragging it’s feet…… The way