The impact of digital image processing artefacts mimicking pathological features associated with restorations


Background Image processing of digital X-ray images is known to have the potential to produce artefacts that may mimic pathology. A study was conducted at a UK dental radiology conference to demonstrate this effect in dentistry. Method Sixteen digital X-rays of single teeth containing restorations were randomly presented in both unprocessed and processed… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bdj.2011.676

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