Evaluation of X-ray Protection Methods Used in Dental Offices in Tabriz in 2005-2006

  title={Evaluation of X-ray Protection Methods Used in Dental Offices in Tabriz in 2005-2006},
  author={Farzaneh Kaviani and F. seyed Esmaeili and Esrafil Balayi and Nahid Pourfattollah},
  booktitle={Journal of dental research, dental clinics, dental prospects},
BACKGROUND AND AIMS The aim of this study was to evaluate x-ray protection methods in dental offices in Tabriz. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this study 142 dental offices were evaluated. A questionnaire-based method was used. The data was analyzed by descriptive methods. RESULTS The least commonly used methods were leaded walls (4.9%) and film badges (16.9%) and the most commonly used methods were lead partitions (67.6%) and position-distance rule (68.3%). The most commonly used patient… CONTINUE READING

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