AAE Consensus Conference on Diagnostic Terminology: background and perspectives.

@article{Glickman2009AAECC,
  title={AAE Consensus Conference on Diagnostic Terminology: background and perspectives.},
  author={Gerald N. Glickman},
  journal={Journal of endodontics},
  year={2009},
  volume={35 12},
  pages={1619-20}
}
Diagnostic terminology in endodontics has been a topic of discussion, controversy, and debate for decades. Confusion in terminology naturally arises when educators, clinicians, and researchers use a wide array of diagnostic diction and schematics; when there are distinct differences in definitions of terms; when key endodontic textbooks promulgate histologically based characterizations for clinically based diagnoses; and when there are strong proponents of specific classification systems… CONTINUE READING