Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

  • Describe CBCT technology and how it differs from other intraoral or extraoral dental imaging.
  • Describe dental scenarios as to when a CBCT scan might be an imaging modality of choice.
  • Discuss the options in CBCT scan acquisition to limit radiation exposure to the patient.
  • List steps to systematically review and interpret a CBCT scan.
  • Discuss the ethical and medico-legal considerations of CBCT.