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Study: PET/CT aids radiation treatment in HNC patients
December 29, 2015 -- The use of PET/CT can improve radiation treatment planning for patients with head and neck cancers (HNCs), according to a review of studies that was recently published in the World Journal of Radiology.  Discuss
Study: CBCT may not reliably detect vertical root fractures
December 18, 2015 -- If you suspect a patient has a vertical root fracture in an endodontically treated tooth, what clinical tool is best to help you make that diagnosis? Researchers from Toronto wanted to find out if cone-beam CT (CBCT) is a reliable test for detecting vertical root fractures in endodontically treated teeth and conducted a literature review.  Discuss Dental Excellence Awards 2015 finalists
December 17, 2015 -- is pleased to announce the finalists chosen by our readers in the 2015 Dental Excellence Awards. We want to thank the hundreds of readers who participated in the voting.  Discuss
Roland to host free CE clinics at LMT Lab Day
December 17, 2015 -- Roland DGA will host continuing education (CE) clinics in conjunction with LMT Lab Day, held February 26 and 27, 2016, in Chicago.  Discuss
Special Feature
Data trends: Are U.S. practices taking more images?

There was a time in the not-so-distant past when taking radiographs as part of a dental examination was commonplace. However, with fears about radiation and changing insurance policies, U.S. practices took fewer images in 2016 than in any recent year. Why? Alitta Boechler of Sikka Software looks at the data. Read more.