Development of a new dental panoramic radiographic system based on a tomosynthesis method.

@article{Ogawa2010DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of a new dental panoramic radiographic system based on a tomosynthesis method.},
  author={Koichi Ogawa and Robert P Langlais and William D McDavid and Marcel E Noujeim and Kenji Seki and Tomohiro Okano and Tsutomu Yamakawa and Tzu-Ching Sue},
  journal={Dento maxillo facial radiology},
  year={2010},
  volume={39 1},
  pages={47-53}
}
The objective of this study was to develop a new practical method to reconstruct a high-quality panoramic image in which radiographers would be free from the onerous task of correctly locating the patient's jaws within the image layer of the panoramic unit. In addition, dentists would be able to freely select any panoramic plane to be reconstructed after the acquisition of the raw scan data. A high-speed data acquisition device was used with a CdTe (cadmium telluride) semiconductor detector and… CONTINUE READING