|Date:||Friday, August 30, 2019|
|Location:||UNMC College of Dentistry|
|Instructor Bio:||Dr. Sung Kim|
|Location:||College of Dentistry, Lincoln, NE|
|Limit:||Lecture: 48 Lab: 10|
|Dr. Sung Kim|
No relevant financial relationships exist.
Calcification of the Head and Neck in CBCT
This course will review the soft tissue and intracranial calcifications that are commonly captured in CBCT scan as well as their clinical implications for the interpreting dentist. The topics will include calcifications involving atherosclerotic plaque, thyroid cartilage, stylohyoid ligament, lymphoid tissue, paranal sinuses, dermal tissue, pineal gland, petroclinoid ligament and more.
An interactive hands-on session will be offered in the afternoon, during which the participants will be trained using multiple clinical cases to emphasize the concepts covered from the morning session. Each participant will be assigned to a computer station and guided through the cases using the Invivo Anatomage software. The afternoon class is limited to 10 participants to facilitate close interaction with the instructor. Participants are encouraged to bring their cases for group discussion and consultation.
Following this course, the participants will be able to:
Recognize and identify calcifications in CBCT scan
Method of Teaching: Lecture/discussion, Interactive/hands-On
The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry Office of Continuing Education is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
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Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.
The college is a member of the American Dental Education Association and the Association for Continuing Dental Education.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry Office of Continuing Education designates this activity for 5 hours of continuing education.