243 DDS

Course Title: Physics of Diagnostic Radiology and Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology.

Course No & Code: 243 DDS.

Credit Hours: 4  ( 1 hour lecture, 3 hours practical).

Level:   Second year undergraduate level.

Description: This course is an introduction to dental radiology as a branch of dentistry for diagnostic treatment planning and follow-up of therapy. It is a one-year comprehensive course dealing with the correct procedures for production of different types of radiographs and examining the hidden parts of teeth and their supporting structures. The course consists of a series of weekly lectures and practical sessions extending over a period of two semesters.

Required Textbook: Oral Radiology principles and Interpretation, 6th edition (2009) By: White and Pharoah.



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