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The ________ setting regulates the speed and penetrating power of the x-ray
The best film sizes to use on a child are
Chemical that works on the crystal to produce the image on the film.
Who is responsible for ordering radiographs?
A child requires___________________ when taking x-rays?
The______________ is rectangular lead disk that is placed over the opening of the
Within the x-ray tube there are two electrodes, the positive electrode is the________
Avoid exposing pregnant women in their first trimester. Avoid retaking more than 3 radiographs on any patient when doing a full FMX.
Processing utilizing an automatic film processing system is a faster more effective method of film processing?
One of the signs of over exposure to radiation is
Scattered radiation can be controlled by?
Which film is considered the best for caries detection by the dentist?
This small film is worn whenever you are in the office and measures any radiation that you might receive as an operator or when performing other office tasks.
The bitewings are usually taken as part of the FMX and is also used as a separate technique when an FMX is not indicated
When exposing and processing radiographs, it is essential as with any dental treatment that infection control procedures are carefully followed.
What is commonly used to assist in taking good dental x-rays?
Which protects the surrounding tissue from unnecessary exposure by absorbing the x-ray?
The setting that regulates the quantity of x-ray produced during an exposure
When an excessive vertical angle is used when taking x-rays the resulting image will be
Rem determines the_______________
A maxillary occlusal exposure is
The most sensitive cells to X-rays are those that are more specialized and reproduced more quickly are?
___________ is an invisible high energy wave that can penetrate solid objects.
This concept endorses the use of the lowest possible exposure to the patient and operator to x-ray exposure
X-ray and light are are forms of radiation that can be directed in a specific direction.
What is considered an extra-oral x-ray?
When taking dental radiographs, the area with potential to cause most cross contamination is?
PID stands for
During the processing technique, the chemical solutions convert the latent x-ray film image into a visible one.
A Collimator contains a hole that limits the size of the primary beam to no more than_______ inches in diameter at the skin of the patient.