Susanne Perschbacher

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0360-1315/$ see front matter 2009 Elsevier Ltd. A doi:10.1016/j.compedu.2009.04.006 * Corresponding author. Tel.: +1 416 979 4909x466 E-mail address: florin.salajan@utoronto.ca (F.D. Sa In its efforts to continue the modernization of its curriculum, the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto has developed a series of web-based interactive(More)
OBJECTIVES This retrospective study reviews the occurrence of keratocystic odontogenic tumours (KOTs) in nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS) patients seen in the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Special Procedures Clinic in the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto. METHODS This study examines the number and radiographic features of(More)
OBJECTIVES Changes to the radiographic appearance of the jaws after head and neck radiotherapy have not been thoroughly characterized. This retrospective study examines changes to the appearance of the mandible on panoramic images following intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) and relates these changes to medical co-morbidities and radiation dose. (More)
A case of Gorham's disease in the maxilla of a 56-year-old male patient is described. The clinical presentation, radiographic and histopathological features and treatment are presented. A discussion of the current understanding of this rare disease, based on review of the literature, is offered.
OBJECTIVES To determine the types of practitioners who most commonly refer and the film type and diagnostic entities that are most frequently submitted for oral radiologic consultation in Ontario, Canada. STUDY DESIGN A total of 430 referral letters and responses from 2 Ontario oral radiologists from 2003 to 2005 were analyzed. Data collected included the(More)
Panoramic radiography has become a commonly used imaging modality in dental practice and can be a valuable diagnostic tool in the dentist's armamentarium. However, the panoramic image is a complex projection of the jaws with multiple superimpositions and distortions which may be exacerbated by technical errors in image acquisition. Furthermore, the(More)
OBJECTIVES This clinical study assesses the effect of cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) voxel size on the ability to detect osseous changes associated with degenerative disease of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). The effect of voxel size on perceived CBCT image quality is also evaluated. STUDY DESIGN Twenty-two patients presenting for TMJ imaging(More)
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