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t/f localization of foreign objects is the most important us of dental radiographs.
false-detection of disease
t/f the benefit of disease detection does not outweigh the risk of small doses of xradiation
false-it does outweigh risks
t/f through the use of dental radiographs the dental professional can detect disease, lesions and conditions of the jaws that cannot be identified clinically
t/f a radiograph contains less information than a written record.
false, radiographs contain more info
t/f missing, extra and impacted teeth can be identified on a dental radiograph.
t/f the dental radiographer is any person who positions, exposes, and processes dental x-ray film
t/f the dental radiographer is assigned only to position and expose dental xray films.
position and exposure
mounting and identification
education to pt
maintenance of darkroom and equipment
t/f the dental radiographer may be assigned to monitor quality control procedures
t/f patient and operator protection must be primary concerns of dental radiographer
t/f operator competence is maintained by performing dental radiography duties
ch 11 quiz questions from end of chapter