PANORAMIC SURVEY OF BASIC AIRMEN.
Final rept. Jan 68-Jan 69,
SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX
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An analysis of Panoramic radiographs of United States Air Force recruits indicates that Panoramic radiographic screening examination provides a simple and rapid method of recording the general dental health of a large population and furnishes information on dental treatment requirements. The Panoramic radiograph used in conjunction with the Polaroid photograph of the dentition is a good means of dental identification. Specific areas evaluated in this study include missing teeth, required extractions, deciduous and supernumerary teeth, retained roots, impactions, radiolucencies, radiopacities and radiopacitiesradiolucencies. Author
- Personnel Management and Labor Relations
- Medicine and Medical Research