Cone Beam CT: Technical Aspects to Get the Most Out of it in the Clinics

Gustavo Machado Santaella, DDS, MS, PhD

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This course is part of the Association for Continuing Dental Education Joint Live Webinar Series

This course is part of the Association for Continuing Dental Education Joint Live Webinar Series*

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Course Description

This course will provide clinicians an overview of the different technical aspects involved in acquiring, reconstructing, and viewing cone beam CT images to improve image quality and lead to better use of CBCT as an essential tool for diagnosis.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the fundamentals of CBCT acquisition
  • Describe the effect of and rationale for using different CBCT exposure and acquisition parameters
  • Improve the image quality for clinical applications

Instructor

Dr. Gustavo Machado SantaellaGustavo Machado Santaella is an Assistant Professor and Director of the Division of Radiology and Imaging Sciences, Department of Diagnosis and Oral Health at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. He has a Master’s (2015) and a PhD (2019) in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology from the University of Campinas, Brazil. He has published extensively on CBCT’s image quality, artifacts, and improving the diagnosis.

Course Logistics

DATE:
Saturday, September 18, 2021

LOCATION:
Online Webinar

TARGET AUDIENCE:
The Dental Professional

TIMES:
7:00am – 8:30am Pacific time

TUITION:
$59/Participant

CREDITS:
1.5 hours

*The University of Washington in conjunction with the Association for Continuing Dental Education (ACDE), along with 30 of its member schools jointly presents the “ACDE Webinar Series”

This series features university-based key opinion leaders presenting numerous topics on multiple dates and times. Presentations are available to meet every dental health care professional’s schedule and interests.

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The University of Washington is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between the University of Washington and Oregon Health Sciences University.

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The University of Washington is a member of the Association for Continuing Dental Education.

University of Washington designates this activity for 1.5 continuing education credits.