Journal of Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 85--88

CBCT: A swap to conventional orthodontic imaging


G Sunil, Raghu R. S. V. M Ram, I Ranganayakulu 
 Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, GSL Dental College and Hospital, Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. G Sunil
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, GSL Dental College and Hospital, Rajahmundry – 533296, Andhra Pradesh
India

Conventional imaging techniques are essentially two-dimensional representations of three-dimensional objects and suffer from several restrains. Cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT), a world shattering revolution, offered a unique platform for orthodontic diagnosis and treatment planning. The aim of this article is to provide a broad overview of applications of CBCT in orthodontia.


How to cite this article:
Sunil G, Ram RR, Ranganayakulu I. CBCT: A swap to conventional orthodontic imaging.J NTR Univ Health Sci 2018;7:85-88


How to cite this URL:
Sunil G, Ram RR, Ranganayakulu I. CBCT: A swap to conventional orthodontic imaging. J NTR Univ Health Sci [serial online] 2018 [cited 2019 Sep 15 ];7:85-88
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