Root-Crown Ratio in Permanent Dentition Using Panoramic Radiography in a Selected Iranian Population

@inproceedings{Haghanifar2014RootCrownRI,
  title={Root-Crown Ratio in Permanent Dentition Using Panoramic Radiography in a Selected Iranian Population},
  author={Sina Haghanifar and Ehsan Moudi and Shirin Abbasi and Ali Bijani and Arash Poorsattar Bejeh Mir and Nafiseh Ghasemi},
  booktitle={Journal of dentistry},
  year={2014}
}
STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM Determining the crown-root ratio is crucial in many dental clinical decisions. There are no reliable data presented for Iranian population. PURPOSE The aim of this study was to assess the root-crown ratio of permanent teeth with regards to the relationship of gender and jaw type using panoramic radiographs. The reliability of method was also assessed. MATERIALS AND METHOD The crown and root lengths of teeth were measured by a digital caliper on panoramic radiographs… CONTINUE READING