DH 243A - Oral Radiology
Historical background, terminology; concepts and principles of x-radiation, x-ray generation, radiologic health and safety measures; normal radiographic dental anatomy; radiographic legalities. Film technique, including critiquing, exposing, processing, and mounting. Laboratory provides skills in dental radiographic exposure on manikins as well as processing techniques.
Prerequisite: Admission to Dental Hygiene program
Corequisite: DH 244A and DH 244B are taken together and require simultaneous registration.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Apply concepts of older client care through competent care, recall and referral
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