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Intraoral scanners have been predicted to entirely displace conventional impressions in the near future. But which scanners are the most accurate for implants? In a new study, researchers put four scanners through their paces to find out. Read our Insider Exclusive.
In other Imaging Community news, what is the most important information to communicate to your pregnant patients? DrBicuspid.com spoke to dentists and obstetricians about how pregnant women can best take care of their own oral health and that of their children, including the need for proper oral hygiene and when it's safe to have dental radiographs. Some recommendations have evolved and may surprise you. Learn more here.
Many new products were displayed at the California Dental Association's CDA Presents 2017 meeting in Anaheim, CA. Here is a look at just a few of the imaging and other products that were on display, including products from DEXIS, KaVo, and Panoramic.
Designing your dental clinic involves more than cost and aesthetics -- it needs to have the right accommodations, flow, and layout to ensure patient comfort, while also helping staff members go about their day-to-day activities. For instance, how does your imaging system fit in your treatment room? Bruce Johnstone from Apex Design Build discusses how good design can boost your practice's bottom line. Learn more here.
Our latest new-product roundup featured software by dental technology company MouthWatch that allows tablets and Android phones to be used as a case presentation tool. The roundup also features practice management, restoratives, and hygiene releases. Read more here.