Touchless image navigation will change dental surgery
August 28, 2014 -- Touchless screen navigation technology is inexpensive and widely available. Now researchers in Argentina have incorporated a touchless controller into a successful experimental dental surgery workstation, improving ease of image software navigation while ensuring sterility.
Dental equipment market worth $7.1B by 2019
August 27, 2014 -- he global dental equipment market is expected to increase from $5.4 billion in 2014 to reach $7.1 billion by 2019, acccording to the new research report by MarketsandMarkets.
LED Dental launches new website to showcase products
August 27, 2014 -- LED Dental has launched a new website that will better support practitioner's needs and help familiarize them with the company's product portfolio. The new website highlights the company's expansion into dental imaging and its fluorescence visualization technology.
Henry Schein opens new Center of Excellence
August 19, 2014 -- Henry Schein has opened a new headquarters building for its Practice Solutions business in American Fork, UT, offering practitioners a state-of-the-art training facility on digital dentistry.
Study: Use electromyography first instead of MRI for TMDs
August 12, 2014 -- A new study has evaluated how effective surface electromyography is in diagnosing temporomandibular disorders (TMDs) with differing pathology, finding that it can help produce an accurate diagnosis that doesn't require a costly MRI exam.
PET may artificially boost HNC survival rates
August 11, 2014 -- The use of positron emission tomography (PET) is associated with a stage migration phenomenon in locally advanced head and neck cancer (HNC) patients, according to a recent report in JAMA Otolaryngology -- Head & Neck Surgery.
3D visualization makes learning dental anatomy a snap
The 3D Digital Head and Neck model, developed at the Glasgow School of Art, is designed to enable students and clinical trainees to view, manipulate, and interact with a 3D head in real-time in order to develop an understanding of anatomy and learn diagnostic techniques and procedures.Read more.