Year: 2014 | Month: September | Volume 1 | Issue 1

Cone Beam Computed Tomography: A Diagnostic Boon in Dentistry

Ruchika Khanna Ruchit Khanna P. M. L. Khanna
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Abstract:

Cone beam computed tomography is a three-dimensional imaging modality and more accurate when compared to digital radiographs. The recent advancement in this technology has reduced the cost as well as the dose to the patients. The advanced software design and powerful computer system have permitted its use in dentistry. Its varied indications in practically all the branches of dentistry have made this progress all the more versatile. Through this review, we have tried to highlight the basis of this technology, its advantages and applications, wherefore proving it to have an edge over the others.



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