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Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 13 (2011), No. 3     15. Sep. 2011
Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 13 (2011), No. 3  (15.09.2011)

Poster 546, Language: English

Facing the facts: Cone beam CT imaging in diagnostic implant dentistry
Pahwa, Priyanka / Yadav, Neha / Lamba, Arundeep K / Faraz, Farrukh
With increasing popularity and the demand for the use of dental implants use of specialized technique for the preoperative planning of oral implant placement: cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) has been encouraged. This poster highlights the significance of CBCT (i-CAT®) in the planning of endosseous dental implants in a case with history of trauma. A case of anterior maxillary and mandibular trauma for which implants were decided upon as an esthetic replacement option is presented.

Keywords: 3-D imaging, cone-beam computed tomography, dental implants, radiography, tomography, x-ray computed/instrumentation

21st October 2010
59th Annual Meeting of American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Oct 20th - 23rd 2010
Boston Marriott Copley Place,Boston, Massachusets, U.S.A