An Atlas on Cephalometric Landmarks

An Atlas on Cephalometric Landmarks

By: Basavaraj Phulari (author)Hardback

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Cephalometry is an imaging technique used in orthodontics to measure the size and spatial relationships of the head, jaws and teeth, making use of landmarks or points on the skull. It is used for diagnosis, treatment planning and evaluating dentofacial changes during treatment. This book focuses on understanding the different cephalometric landmarks/points. Beginning with an introduction to the technique and classification of the landmarks, the following chapters explain each point in detail, by section of the head - cranial bones, facial bones and dentition, soft tissue, cervical bones and pharynx. The final sections discuss the different types of imaging used to trace cephalometric landmarks and their applications. Key points Presents technique of cephalometry to diagnose, and plan and evaluate treatment in orthodontics Describes every landmark by section of the head, including abbreviation, definition and applications Compares alternative radiological imaging techniques Includes more than 350 colour images and illustrations

About Author

Basavaraj Phulari MDS (Ortho) FRSH FAGE Faculty, Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Mauras College of Dentistry, Hospital and Oral Research Institute, Republic of Mauritius


Section 1: Introduction and History Introduction to Cephalometry Section 2: Classification of Cephalometric Landmarks/Points Classification of Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) Section 3: Cephalometric Landmarks Related to Cranial Bones Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) Related to Frontal Bone Cephalometric landmarks (Points) related to ethmoid bone Cephalometric landmarks (points) related to Nasal bone Cephalometric landmarks (Points) related to temporal bone Cephalometric landmarks (Points) related to sphenoid bone Cephalometric landmarks related to occipital bone Cephalometric landmarks (Points) related to Zygomatic bone Section 4: Cephalometric Landmarks Related to Facial Bones and Dentition Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) Related to Maxilla Cephalometric Landmark Related to Dentition.70 Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) Related to Mandible Section 5: Cephalometric Landmarks Related to Cervical Bones Cephalometric landmarks (Points) related to hyoid bone Cephalometric landmarks (Points) related to Vertebrae Section 6: Cephalometric landmarks (Points) related to Pharynx Cephalometric landmarks (Points) related to Pharynx Section 7: Soft Tissue Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) Soft Tissue Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) Section 8: 3D Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) 3D Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) Section 9: PA Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) PA Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) Section 10: SV Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) SV Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) Section 11: Applications of Cephalometric Landmarks (Points) Applications of Cephalometric Landmarks (Points)

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9789350903247
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 230
  • ID: 9789350903247
  • weight: 350
  • ISBN10: 9350903245

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