Research and analysis
Dental cone beam computed tomography: safe usage
- Public Health England
- Part of:
- Medical radiation: uses, dose measurements and safety advice and Radiation: HPA-CRCE scientific and technical report series
- 1 November 2010
- Last updated:
- 17 September 2015, see all updates
This report (HPA-CRCE-010) outlines measures for protection from radiation doses from dental cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) examinations.
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The report aims to provide definitive guidance on the safe usage of dental cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) equipment to protect patients, dental practice staff and other people.
Published: 1 November 2010
Updated: 17 September 2015
- Removed old guidance: The radiation protection implications of the use of cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) in dentistry - what you need to know.
- First published.